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121 Questions to Ask a Guy to Get to Know Him

Updated on February 1, 2016
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Getting to Know You

Getting to know all about you!

Maybe you just got into a relationship with a great new guy, or maybe it's your very first date, either way, you're going to want to learn all you can about him!

What is the best way to get to know someone new? Well didn't you read the title? It's to ask questions to get to know someone!

And sure, it's important to ask those questions any girl wants to know about a guy, like "Are you ready for commitment?", or "How many kids do you want?", but you don't him to feel like he's being interviewed.

Asking the important stuff is well, still important, so sprinkle them in among the fun, stress-free questions, like "What are your favorite pizza toppings?" or "Are you a Star Wars or Star Trek guy?"

So like everything else, you need a balance. That's why I made this list! Here are 121 fun, interesting, and in some cases, important questions to ask a guy to get to know him.

Questions To Ask a Guy

To get to know him, you have to ask questions! Here's just a small sample of the endless questions you could ask to get to know someone!

  1. If you had three wishes, what would they be?
  2. If you could have a superpower, which one would you choose?
  3. Where were you born?
  4. What is your favorite color?
  5. What is your favorite flavor of ice cream?
  6. What is your favorite food?
  7. Do you like sushi?
  8. Do you like bacon?
  9. Do you drink soda? Favorite?
  10. Do you prefer coffee or tea?
  11. What is your favorite candy?
  12. What is your favorite chip?
  13. What is your ideal way of eating a potato? (baked, twice baked, french fries, hash browns, mashed, etc.)
  14. Do you like fruit?
  15. Do you like vegetables?
  16. How often do you drink?
  17. Do you drink socially or to get drunk?
  18. What do you do for work?
  19. What was your first job?
  20. What was your first car?
  21. What was your most embarrassing moment?
  22. What was the easiest subject for you in school?
  23. What was the hardest subject for you in school?
  24. What is your dream car?
  25. What's your biggest criteria when shopping for a car?
  26. What’s most important to you in a relationship?
  27. Where do you see yourself in five years?
  28. If you could travel anywhere, where would you go?
  29. Would you prefer to take a cruise or stay in a woodsy cabin?
  30. What are you looking for in a girl/woman?
  31. Do you ever see yourself having kids?
  32. How do you spend your leisure time?
  33. Do you prefer reading a good book or getting into a video game?
  34. What were your friends like in high school?
  35. Have you ever been in big trouble with the law?
  36. What did you/do you want to go to school for?
  37. Do you have a big family?
  38. Do you have any siblings?
  39. On a day when you’re running late, what do you get for food?
  40. Do you play any sports?
  41. What is your favorite hobby?
  42. Do you enjoy exercising? What kind?
  43. Would you rather go fishing or participate in water sports?
  44. Are you allergic to anything?
  45. What is the worst injury you’ve ever had?
  46. How many hot dogs can you eat in one sitting?
  47. What is one thing that can always make you smile?
  48. After a long day at work, what do you do to wind down?
  49. Are you a cat person or a dog person?
  50. What is your breakfast on a normal day?
  51. What is your ideal dinner? (Take notes!)
  52. What was your favorite cartoon growing up?
  53. Who is your idol and why?
  54. What is your favorite movie genre?
  55. What is your all time favorite movie?
  56. Do you gamble?
  57. If you have a bucket list, what is at the very top?
  58. What is your favorite sport to watch?
  59. Would you consider yourself patriotic?
  60. If you had to label yourself, what label(s) would you give?
  61. What are three positive attributes about yourself?
  62. Do you have any pet peeves?
  63. Do you have any bad habits?
  64. Do you know how to cook?
  65. Do you know how to barbeque?
  66. Do you like pool parties or bonfire parties more?
  67. What is your favorite genre of music?
  68. Who is your favorite band or musician?
  69. What was the last concert you went to?
  70. Do you have autographs of any famous people?
  71. Do you like to take a shower until the water gets cold or get in, bathe, and get out?
  72. If I went to your place right now, would it be messy or clean?
  73. Do you believe in any conspiracy theories?
  74. What is the farthest distance you’ve traveled by car?
  75. What was your funnest vacation?
  76. What is your ideal vacation destination?
  77. How many states have you been to or through?
  78. What is your favorite material possession?
  79. Do you have a good relationship with your parents?
  80. Do you prefer to save up for a big purchase or put it on credit and pay it off?
  81. What is the longest you’ve gone without sleeping?
  82. What is the longest time you’ve slept?
  83. What is your favorite thing to do outdoors?
  84. What is your favorite rainy day activity?
  85. Do you think it’s important to start saving early for retirement?
  86. Where is your favorite place to go for dates?
  87. Do you like roller coasters?
  88. Do you like Renaissance festivals?
  89. Have you ever won a giant prize from a carnival game?
  90. Would you ever go sky diving?
  91. Do you have any phobias?
  92. What is your happiest childhood memory?
  93. What is your favorite animal?
  94. What kind of art do you enjoy most?
  95. Do you know how to work on cars?
  96. Would you consider yourself handy around the house?
  97. Do you prefer to have plans or be spontaneous?
  98. What is your astrology sign?
  99. Do you believe in astrology?
  100. Do you follow any religions?
  101. What do you think about tattoos and piercings?
  102. What is your favorite season and why?
  103. What is the most craziest thing you’ve ever done?
  104. Would you consider yourself an adrenaline junkie?
  105. Have you ever done any kind of drugs?
  106. How did you meet your best friend?
  107. Would you rather have a vegetable garden or a pretty garden?
  108. Would you prefer a big house on a small piece of property or a small house on a large piece of property?
  109. Who is the most special person in your life?
  110. If you had only one day to live, what would you do?
  111. What is your favorite Disney movie?
  112. Have you ever been skinny dipping?
  113. What's one thing about yourself you'd want to change?
  114. When was your last serious relationship?
  115. What is your ideal date night?
  116. Are you into sports?
  117. Your house is on fire, what are the three things you grab before getting to safety?
  118. What's something you couldn't get through your day without?
  119. What color do you think looks best on you?
  120. Which character from Parks and Recreation are you most like?
  121. How much time do you spend on Facebook every day?

What I Like About You

You've asked your gazillion and one questions, so now you know all you need to about him at this point in your relationship to know what you like and what you don't!

But wait! What does he know about you?

Make sure when asking questions, you give him the opportunity to ask some as well! And if after the Q&A is over and you want to find out even more about each other, it's time for another list of questions!

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    • brettannef profile image

      Brett Anne 

      6 months ago from Butuan City, Caraga, Philippines

      This is really helpful. thank you!

    • Roha Yousaf profile image


      6 months ago from Gujranwala, Pakistan

      Oh wow, being an introvert this is very very useful to initiate conversations with friends. :)

      I'd love if you check mine too and leave some preview

      Keep updating xx

    • Kalle Kula profile image

      Kalle Kula 

      7 months ago from Stockholm, Sweden

      Why so much questions about cars? All guys aren't interested in cars.

    • Francesca mcbarron profile image


      12 months ago from bedford

      So, this is the reason that I may not understand men? lol

    • profile image


      3 years ago

      Is it right to ask him questions first or allow him initiate the question process?

    • dashingscorpio profile image


      3 years ago

      Excellent questions!

      These are great "breaking the ice" questions anyone could ask on a first date without making the other person feel uncomfortable.

      The more relaxed someone is the more open they become.

      Unfortunately too often people ruin first dates by interrogating people.

      Why did your last relationship end? Have you ever cheated or been cheated on? Have you ever had your heart broken?

      People simply don't realize forcing someone to drudge up bad memories is not a way to have a great time on a date!

      The initial goal is to establish rapport and find out if you have chemistry.

      Hopefully readers of your hub will use the questions you propose!


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