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Hanging out as friends vs dating

Is he interested, or does he just want to be friends?

More often than not, we choose to suggest a casual-sounding hangout rather than an actual date.

While this tactic lessens some of the pressure we feel, it can raise confusion—what is the point of this time together?

Dating: If the person who does the asking pays and you feel momentarily weird about it.

As a guy, I understand that most of the confusion starts with us.

According to a study co-commissioned by Christian Mingle and JDate, basically nobody.

It is always possible — confusing, but possible — that someone for real wants to be your friend. Here’s how you know: Hanging out: If they make plans Friday for Friday, because , you know?

If you're in my part of the world (Scandinavia) you generally don't. To me, the distinction between "date" and "hanging out" seems artificial, constructed and needlessly binary.