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    Smile Any phrase for a couple who love & fight each other

    Hello!

    Is there any phrase to describe a couple who quarrel to each other often about trivia but make up soon because they in deed love each other?

    In Chinese, we have a fixed phrase for it but I don't know how to translate it into English.

    Thanks!

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    Re: Any phrase for a couple who love & fight each other

    A roller-coaster relationship

    Up and down relationship

    A volatile relationship

    Can't live with each other; can't live without.


    What is your expression??

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    Re: Any phrase for a couple who love & fight each other

    "The Bickersons" - people who "bicker" fight about inconsequential things.

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    Smile Re: Any phrase for a couple who love & fight each other

    susiedqq & Barb_D:

    Thank you for your answers.

    I don't have my own expressions on it.

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    Re: Any phrase for a couple who love & fight each other

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    "The Bickersons" - people who "bicker" fight about inconsequential things.
    That's not one I've met. Perhaps it's Am E, or perhaps I just move in the wrong
    circles.

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    Re: Any phrase for a couple who love & fight each other

    Quote Originally Posted by BobK View Post
    That's not one I've met. Perhaps it's Am E, or perhaps I just move in the wrong
    circles.

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    The Bickersons was an old-time radio show about a married couple that argued constantly (think Peg and Al Bundy of Married...with Children). The name of the show entered the vernacular as a way to describe a cranky couple and basically the term outlasted the show by a long way.

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