It’s likely that when you first meet, you already know what your date does for a living.
Yet talking about our jobs is a classic date go-to when the conversation isn’t yet free-flowing.
Finding out where and what they like to eat is an easy way to get to know someone, and it means that if your evening is going well, you can begin to plan your next date somewhere you know will impress.
So – ten first date questions that might help you discover enough about your date to decide if you are a good fit. But, they should combine the right mix of light-heartedness and learning to provide a good image of your date’s character, lifestyle and ambitions – without risking the date becoming an interrogation.
Asking about where they’ve lived is a great way to discover if you’re both worldly travellers or if there’s a clash of personalities there.
Who knows – you might even hear a wonderful story or two.
What’s the most embarrassing concert you’ve ever attended? Turn the tables and choose to share guilty pleasures instead. Some very respectable folks have been to Barry Manilow (and/or Yo Gabba Gabba) concerts.
That’s why it’s not a bad idea to see early on if their idea of a perfect Sunday is binging on a TV series or packing the supplies and heading out to cycle.