Different people seek different traits in a partner. Some want a partner who will make them laugh and take them on adventures, while others need someone who will keep them grounded and help them sort through their emotions. If your partner seems a little hard to read at times, this might help.
Here’s what your partner needs, according to their zodiac sign:
1. Aries (March 21 – April 19)
An Aries craves honesty above all else. If your partner is an Aries, they need open communication. They are bold and transparent, so they want you to tell it like it is. They would rather you share your feelings and opinions openly and honestly than play mind games or beat around the bush.
2. Taurus (April 20 – May 20)
If your partner is a Taurus, they are most likely the strong, silent type. They might tell you that everything is fine, even if they’re hurting on the inside. A Taurus needs someone they feel comfortable around, and someone who is willing to dig a little deeper to figure out their true thoughts and feelings.
3. Gemini (May 21 – June 20)
A Gemini needs someone who can help keep their emotions in check. They can be indecisive, but it’s because they have many thoughts and interests. If you date a Gemini, make sure you keep things exciting for them so they don’t lose interest. They need someone who will make them laugh.
4. Cancer (June 21 – July 22)
A Cancer will give you everything in a relationship. They don’t hold back. But they tend to have high expectations. A Cancer wants someone who is fully committed. They seek love and attention from a partner and they aren’t willing to settle for anything less.
5. Leo (July 23 – August 22)
Leos tend to be carefree and confident. They aren’t interested in anyone who will hold them back. Leo’s have a goofy side but they crave serious relationships. If you date a Leo, make sure you’re willing to give them a little space to breathe.
6. Virgo (August 23 – September 22)
Virgos are analytical and logical. They often hide their emotions from others. In a relationship, a Virgo needs someone who is emotionally available, but not someone who is overly emotional. They need a balance between intellectual discussions and emotional talks.
7. Libra (September 23 – October 22)
A Libra seeks peace and tranquility in a relationship. They want someone who will connect with their positive nature. If you’re in a relationship with a Libra, make sure your energy is aligned with theirs. They believe in peace, equality and justice for all.
8. Scorpio (October 23 – November 21)
Scorpios often have trust issues. If you’re in a relationship with a Scorpio, you need to be willing to earn their trust. Honesty, romance and affection can win them over. Scorpios are deeply passionate and they seek a partner who can keep up.
9. Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21)
A Sagittarius enjoys adventure and witty, philosophical conversations. They seek someone they can depend on. If you’re in a relationship with a Sagittarius, make sure you’re able to keep them grounded while joining in on their childlike sense of adventure.
10. Capricorn (December 22 – January 19)
Capricorns are hard-working, determined and traditional. They need someone who can pull them out of their comfort zone and help them enjoy life before it passes them by. A Capricorn needs someone who will help them open up emotionally and teach them to slow down and notice the little things.
11. Aquarius (January 20 – February 18)
An Aquarius loves deep conversations. They are adventurous and passionate. They need someone with a sense of adventure who genuinely loves and cares for them. If an Aquarius shows interest in you, chances are it’s real. They have a lot to give but they often have a hard time settling down.
12. Pisces (February 19 – March 20)
Pisces are sensitive and romantic. They crave traditional displays of affection and grand romantic gestures. Flowers, chocolates and unexpected notes will do the trick. If you date a Pisces, it’s important to know that they crave emotional intimacy and vulnerability in a relationship. Show them how you feel and take care of their heart.