Posted on


Talking about someone’s personal relationships can be a touchy (or sensitive) subject. Don’t talk to someone about their relationships until you get to know them a little more. 

Common Vocabulary Used When Talking about Relationships: 

  1. Single: alone, not in a relationship 
  2. Married: in a committed relationship 
  3. Divorced: formally married, now alone 
  4. In a relationship: in a relationship, but may not be that serious 
  5. Platonic relationship: just friends, no sexual 
  6. Friends: Someone you like to spend time with 
  7. Friends with benefits: people who have sex together but are not in a relationship 
  8. Hook up: someone you have sex with once, but not in a relationship 
  9. Make out: kiss a lot 
  10. Break up: end a relationship 

Example Sentences 

  • 1- After a horrible break up and divorce, I am happy to be single again. 
  • 2- We have been happily married for 10 years. 
  • 3- My brother is not in a relationship. He likes to hook up with random girls. 

Questions to ask someone about their relationship: 

  1. Are you single? 
  2. How long have you been married (together)? 
  3. When did you get divorced? 
  4. Have you been friends for a long time? 
  5. How did you meet each other?

Adjective Adverb Articles Capitalization Clauses Common Mistake ConditionalSentence English Writing HTML+Css Idiom&Phrases IELTS LinkingWords Narration Noun Old Questions Other Ways to Say Parts of speech Preposition Pronoun Reg Files Sentence Snippets Speaking Synonyms Tag Questions Tense The Calender Transition Words Verb Voice

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *