After all, compliments are a great way to let your date know that you find them interesting and likeable. [Read: How to talk to a guy and make him like you in no time] First date questions and what you need to know Questions are easy to ask, but the perfect questions are ones that lead to conversations.
Unless you’re extremely confident or really smooth, the first few minutes can play a big part in whether your first date will have a happy ending or not.
First dates are a bit like a job interview, but yet, they should never ever feel like a job interview.
If the conversations just start to feel like a series of questions to your date, they may look forward to ending the date instead of meeting you for the next date.
[Read: 12 dating rules all classy guys and girls should know] When you’re on a first date with a special someone, always start the conversation with a pleasant introduction and a genuine compliment.
At the same time, remember that some of the potentials you meet may be shy or may need a few minutes to open up and talk to you.
So don’t wonder about why your date isn’t talking unless they’re staring at their watch or frowning.Say something about yourself to help them feel comfortable or smile warmly. [Read: 30 subtle, obvious and sexual flirting tips for girls] The right way to use these first date questions The first thing you need to know here is to avoid throwing one question after another at your date. [Read: How to get to know a guy you want to date] #19 Which parent are you closer to?Wait for your date to respond with their answer, and then wait for about ten more seconds by playing with your food or looking at the menu to see if your date’s ready to ask you a few questions. #20 What are your biggest turn offs about the opposite sex? #25 Who’s the person in your own life you admire most?If your date doesn’t ask you anything, look at them warmly, smile and ask another question. [Read: 10 biggest dating turn offs for girls] #21 Do you like dressing in casuals or formals? #26 Do you like spontaneity or do you like routine?Hopefully, your date will try to get to know you better really soon. #22 What do you think about chick flicks and which was the last one you saw? #27 Who do you speak to when you’re having a hard time in love?CAUTION: 3 things to remember before using this list This is something most first daters overlook. [Read: 13 signs your friends are ruining your relationship] #28 Do you have a childhood memory that makes you smile every time you think of it? #32 What do you hate most about meeting someone on a first date?