Finding Love

man and woman holding hands together in walkway during daytime
Type: Vocabulary
Originally published on October 26, 2020 and last updated on July 19, 2023

The topic of Finding Love holds immense relevance for English learners as it delves into the universal human experience of seeking companionship and emotional fulfillment. Engaging in discussions about love enables learners to expand their vocabulary, practice expressing their thoughts and emotions and develop their listening and speaking skills.

Additionally, exploring cultural aspects and societal norms related to dating and relationships broadens learners’ understanding of different cultures, fostering intercultural competence and enhancing their overall language proficiency.

Go through the vocabulary below with your students and ask them to try and use this vocabaulry where possible when discussing the different conversation questions.

Finding Love Review

The quest for finding love is a deeply human and universal experience that has captivated individuals throughout history. It encompasses the search for a romantic partner, the exploration of emotional connections and the pursuit of companionship.

Finding love is a journey filled with excitement and personal growth. It is an ever-evolving exploration of self-discovery and the profound connections we seek, ultimately shaping our lives and providing a source of immense joy, fulfilment and companionship.

Useful Vocabulary

Try and use the following vocabulary when answering the question. Click to look up the definition in the dictionary

  • relationship (noun)
  • date (verb)
  • love (noun)
  • differently (adverb)
  • approach (verb)
  • ask out (phrasal verb)
  • settle down (phrasal verb)
  • break up (phrasal verb)

Conversation Questions

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  • What does the concept of "finding love" mean to you?
  • How do people typically meet and start romantic relationships in your culture?
  • What qualities do you look for in a romantic partner?
  • Have you ever experienced love at first sight?
  • Do you believe in soulmates or the idea of a perfect match?
  • What are some common challenges people face when trying to find love?
  • Is it easier to find love now than 50 years ago?
  • How did people find love fifty years ago compared to today?
  • How has modern technology changed the way people look for love?
  • How do you think modern technology can actually make it harder to find love?
  • Is it better to actively search for love or let it happen naturally?
  • Should people prioritise finding love or focus on personal growth and self-improvement first?
  • Are long-distance relationships sustainable in the pursuit of finding love?
  • Should age be a determining factor when it comes to finding love?
  • Is it necessary to compromise in a romantic relationship?
This conversation topic was prepared by Gregory

Gregory is a qualified TEFL teacher who has been teaching English as a Foreign Language (ESL) for over a decade. He has taught in-person classes in Spain and to English learners around the world online.