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Spanish translation: Te quiero or te amo

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12:10 Jul 22, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: I love You
to state your feelings for someone
Layla
Spanish translation:Te quiero or te amo
Explanation:
Te amo is the more "passionate" form of saying I love you.... te quiero is probably used more for family and friends, however you can use either form.
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Pamela Peterson
Local time: 01:06
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4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +2Te quiero or te amo
Pamela Peterson
naTe amoEster Vidal
na -3Te quiero. / Te amo.
Davorka Grgic


  

Answers


16 mins peer agreement (net): -3
Te quiero. / Te amo.


Explanation:
That´s it.
Almost no difference, perhaps "Te quiero" puts more emphasis on passion (literaly means "I want you").


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Davorka Grgic
Local time: 07:06
Native speaker of: Native in CroatianCroatian, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 905

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Bertha S. Deffenbaugh: TE QUIERO does not put more emphasis on passion.
1 hr

disagree  Patricia McGrory: I agree with Bertha. Te amo is used in very close relationships (spouse, parents, own children)
7 hrs

disagree  bea0: De acuerdo con Bertha. es al revés.
12 days
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16 mins peer agreement (net): +2
Te quiero or te amo


Explanation:
Te amo is the more "passionate" form of saying I love you.... te quiero is probably used more for family and friends, however you can use either form.

Pamela Peterson
Local time: 01:06
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 4
Grading comment
Graded automatically based on peer agreement. KudoZ.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Blanca Rodr�guez: te amo is only for lovers, but not so usual.Te quiero is for anyone
21 mins

agree  CCW: I agree with Blanca
10 hrs
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18 hrs
Te amo


Explanation:
In my opinion, "te quiero" is like "I want you"

Ester Vidal
Local time: 07:06
Native speaker of: Native in CatalanCatalan, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 20
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