I like cars. I enjoy football. We love watching TV.
These sentences are fine, but sometimes it’s good to show our stronger feelings about things.
Sometimes love isn’t enough to describe how much we like something!
Here are 4 different ways to express liking things in casual conversation.
This is a good way to talk about what hobbies you enjoy. We can make the sentence stronger by putting “really” before “into”. Just like all the other words in today’s lesson, we can also make it negative.
I have a Thing For
If you have a thing for something or someone, it suggests you have a weakness for it. Thinking about this like makes you very happy and you have a soft spot in your heart for it. The most common use of this is for relationships to show what you like about a girl or boy. Here are some more examples.
I'm Crazy About
This is a very common way to show that you really like something – maybe too much because it’s making you crazy! Whether it’s people, hobbies or objects, this is a good expression to use.
I'm a Fan Of
This is very similar to saying you like something. We can make it stronger with the adjective “big” or “huge” and if you put “such” before the adjective it becomes even stronger.
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