If you say, “I like German food,” I don’t know what to make of that.I guess that’s something you have some sort of mild interest in.Saying you want a non-smoker with a good sense of humour is fine, but mentioning that you’d also like them to love animals, look like a catwalk model, earn millions and be passionate about sci-fi is a little too far.
Even the most superficial, narcissistic person in the world thinks they’re down to earth, so that one is particularly ridiculous. “I just want a nice guy.” The truth of the matter is, from what I’ve seen in my time here, women don’t really want a nice guy. If you like punk bands, if you like Black Flag, tell me about that.
If you like food mention a particular cuisine, if you have an interesting job describe it and don’t be afraid to use a thesaurus to avoid unimaginative words.
Do you have an unexplained hatred of men in skinny jeans, or are you put off by girls who listen to heavy metal?
Here are 10 phrases your should definitely avoid using.
Instead try using ‘buzz’ words that stand out, like mentioning a country you’ve visited recently or a book you’ve read.
This Valentine’s Day, lonely singles can take comfort in the fact that they really aren’t alone.