Read these questions, keep a few in your mind or store them on your cell phone, and use this list as ice breakers when the conversation starts to run dry.
The more you try to stick to a list of questions, the lesser your chances of impressing your date because you’ll be so focused on jumping from one question to the next that you’ll actually forget to see any chances to extend a perfect question into an exciting conversation. [Read: 13 romantic dinner date ideas for two] #6 Where do you work? #36 What happens on a regular guys’/girls’ night out with your friends? [Read: Things to keep in mind to make your first date just perfect] #39 What did you think of our date today before we met each other? [Read: How to end a date – The good, bad and ugly way] These 40 first date questions are really easy to use at any point in your conversation during your date.
[Read: 15 obvious flirting signs between a guy and a girl] #3 Don’t memorize the list. If you sit in front of your date and recite one question after another, you’ll make the date feel like a job interview. [Read: When is the right time for a guy to call after a first date? Try them, and you’ll definitely seem like a really fun conversationalist and leave a great first impression too!
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.
Smiling is a great way to cut the awkwardness of the first date.