First dates can be exciting and awesome, but they can also be nerve-wracking, awkward, and pretty flippin’ weird.If you’re anything like me, the conversation will invariably turn to boring work stories and how much you’re addicted to guacamole.Knowing a potential boyfriend or girlfriend's future goals will let you know if you're on similar paths and whether you're compatible.It's also fun to ask questions that compare where someone thought they would be at this age to where they actually are now.It may seem funny at first, but deep inside each of these questions is a subtle answer that tests your compatibility. Both of you don’t have to agree on the same answers. #15 What’s your favorite music you’re listening to these days? You could set this up as a game and ask each other as many "favorites" type questions as possible within an allotted amount of time.Asking someone what their favorite things are, will give you a lot of information in a short amount of time, and it usually won't feel like you're prying (especially if you are both answering the questions). Before you launch into questions that could potentially have embarrassing answers, gauge how the other person is feeling.
What’s your biggest regret that you have in your life so far? What’s the one movie you love more than any other movie? If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be? What’s the funniest thing that’s ever happened to you? How do you deal with people in your life that you don’t like? What’s the funniest thing that happened in your childhood? But when your new lover answers these questions for you, take a good look at each answer and ask yourself if you’re comfortable with the answers. Some of these answers will reveal your partner’s lifestyle and goals, while a few others will reveal the way they approach life. [Read: 10 public display of affection laws] #11 How often do you take a shower?