In this episode, Daniel is on a date with someone who shows a little too much interest in the waiter. What phrases does he use to move the conversation along? Watch the video to discover some key dating language.

Watch the video and complete the activity here:

Useful dating language
Confirming the date’s name

Sorry, you are Laura?

Suggesting what to order

Should we get some drinks?

Expressing pleasant surprise at seeing someone

I haven’t seen you here before.

Making small talk

What do you do for a living?

Complimenting someone

You’re obviously very good at your job.

Politely asking for help

I’m so sorry to trouble you, would you mind…

Making an excuse to leave

Oh, I totally forgot. I’ve got to meet a friend!

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