A little stuck for words ?

Dating Dani, our resident Dating expert, has put together a list of useful questions for you to call upon to keep the conversation flowing. “We can all get tongue tied from time to time. I have put together a list of good Speed Dating questions for you. Pick and choose from the list below and have a few of these up your sleeve to help you find out a little more about the people you meet at your Slow Dating event and to keep the conversation flowing. Have Fun!”

Finding out more about your date:

  • What do you do for a living?
  • What is your dream job?
  • Where are you from originally?
  • Are you more of a city or country person?
  • What do you consider your best attributes?
  • Where do you see yourself in three years time?
  • How would your best friend describe you?
  • What makes you happy/sad/angry?
  • What colour best describes your personality?
  • What are you most passionate about?
  • What do you consider your best attributes?
  • If you have friends coming for supper what would you cook?
  • What’s your favourite wine?
  • What are the most important things you’re looking for in a person?

Finding out about your date’s hobbies and interests:

  • What kind of music do you like?
  • What was the last CD you bought?
  • What song best sums you up and why?
  • What kind of movies do you like?
  • What is your favourite film?
  • Who is your favourite actor/actress?
  • What is your favourite TV programme?
  • What do you do for fun?
  • Are you a night owl or early bird?
  • What book are you reading at the moment?
  • What did you do last weekend?

Fun Questions:

  • If you had to be someone else for a day, who would you be and why?
  • If you could invite anyone, dead or alive, to dinner, who would it be?
  • If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be?
  • What would be your ideal holiday destination – you can go and do whatever you want?
  • What’s the most reckless thing you’ve ever done?
  • What makes you laugh?
  • If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be?
  • If you won the lottery how would you spend it?
  • What three things would you take with you to a desert island?
  • What time in history would you have liked to be born in and why?
  • If you were to star in a movie, what kind of film would it be and who would be your co-star?
  • What is the most adventurous thing you have ever done?
  • What would be the title of your biography?
  • What is your favourite takeaway meal?
  • If you were given £1,000 tomorrow, what would you spend it on?

Finally, some offbeat questions to help break the ice:

  • Which famous people would you invite to your perfect dinner party? And why?
  • If a movie was made about your life, who would you want to play you?
  • Do you snore?
  • Do you have a party trick?
  • If you could be granted three wishes, what would they be?
  • If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be?
  • What’s your best joke?
  • What is your best chat up line, and/or the cheesiest chat up line you have heard?
  • Do you have any bad habits?
  • DIY or call an expert?
  • If your friends compared you to an animal, which animal would it be?
  • Have you ever been told that you look like someone famous?

“I’ve been to other companies, but Slow Dating are by far the best. They are very well organised and professional, and whether or not you match with anyone, you are going to have a great time and will want to come back again.”
–Mark, Manchester