What is a relationship?

A relationship is a type of connection between things or people. Personal relationships involve key characteristics such as trust, respect, and love. There are different forms of relationships, such as interpersonal and intimate. Healthy communication is a key factor to having a healthy relationship. "I messages" are a healthy way to communicate.


I Message Sentence Starters


Types of relationships



Interpersonal relationships are social associations, connections, or affiliations between two or more people. The relationship may vary in levels of intimacy and sharing, implying the discovery or establishment of common ground. For example, soul mates are individuals who are intimately drawn to one another through a favorable meeting of the minds and who accept and understand each other; Friendship also involves people who show trust and respect for one another.



Intimate relationships involve a great deals of physical and emotional intimacy. They are usually characterized by romantic or passionate love and attachment.  One very important of intimate relationships is love. Love involves strong feelings and care for person whom you trust. for example, boyfriend, girlfriend, mistress, husband, or wife.


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