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Hi,
I'd like to say 'I would like to be your lover' in either Swiss French or Swiss German to a new friend in their language. What phrase(s) should I use and how would they be pronounced?
Many many thanks!
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Old 04.08.2013, 19:15
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Re: Romance

To a new friend?
The Swiss may find that a little forward .
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Old 04.08.2013, 19:17
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Do people even say that in English? I admit I may be leading a sheltered life...
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Old 04.08.2013, 19:57
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Do people even say that in English? I admit I may be leading a sheltered life...
I think so but it usually involves some heavy drinking...
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Re: Romance

This would take care of the Romandie at least.

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Old 04.08.2013, 20:35
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Re: Romance

Start with:

Cela me ferait plaisir de mieux vous connaître
I'd be pleased to know you better

perhaps ?
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Re: Romance

Very misleading title, don't you think?

I wouldn't call "I'd like to be your lover" romantic

Last edited by J.Marple; 04.08.2013 at 20:46. Reason: It seems title only has one t, thanks Hannah'sauntie :)
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Re: Romance

Thank you all; especially Sky. (this girl would not find such a remark forward)
Pronunciation assist would always be helpful too.
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Re: Romance

J. Marple-
Ok, can you help me find something a bit more romantic then?
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Very misleading tittle, don't you think?

I wouldn't call "I'd like to be your lover" romantic
Loving the Freudian slip!
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Ok, can you help me find something a bit more romantic then?
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Of course!!

I find Patti Labelle more romantic than Lady G.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zgLSeBPfVNM

You don't have to specify "ce soir", leave it open and see how often you get lucky.

Crossing my fingers for you
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Re: Romance

Well maybe the word "lover" would cover the romance part... Better than some others I have heard

Last time I was back in Ireland I had a young lad (about 21) as me;

Is your surname Jacobs?
No.... Why?
Because your a cracker!

I laughed so much!
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Old 04.08.2013, 21:04
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Re: Romance

I know a guy who was successful with "do you do owt?" in München.

So for German, Ich möchte dein Geliebter sein, maybe.
Veut-tu coucher avec moi? would work in French. The song is rather formal, using vous.
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Re: Romance

Voulez vous trapper le sac avec moi svp
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Re: Romance

Wow.... things have changed since I've been out of the dating scene!

It's probably for the best. Just say what you mean, right?
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Voulez vous trapper le sac avec moi svp
I've got my sack trapped in what?
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Re: Romance

Veux-tu trapper le sac avec moi s'il te plait. I suppose you could use "vous" with a professional.
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I've got my sack trapped in what?
Stop it! it supposed to be romantic
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Re: Romance

Vuole fare sesso?

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Hi,
I'd like to say 'I would like to be your lover' in either Swiss French or Swiss German to a new friend in their language. What phrase(s) should I use and how would they be pronounced?
Many many thanks!
You can always say it in English and I will give it a thought. I mean I will let you know...

voulez-vous être mon amant

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