Abuse is when one person hurts another person, either physically or emotionally. Abuse happens over time, usually in a…Read FAQ »
Lots of times people will ask how they can let someone know that they like them, without having to tell them. Or they will ask for advice on how to tell if someone likes them through signs or signals.
The thing is, while it’s really scary to tell someone “I like you” to his or her face or to ask this person if he or she likes you, asking is the best way to find out for sure how the person feels.
The best thing to do is to talk to the person you like and say something like, “I really enjoy talking with you, and I think we have a lot in common. I like you as more than just a friend, and I was wondering if you’d like to go on a date?” This person may say no, but he or she may say yes. And although it can be really hard to put yourself out there, chances are the other person will respect you for being open and honest (instead of asking his or her best friend to find out if he or she likes you!).
Plus, if you start a relationship with this person, open and honest communication is going to be important, so it’s a good idea to practice good communication right from the beginning.
How can you tell if someone might become abusive in a relationship? What are some of the effects of abuse?
The answer to this question isn’t clear-cut. It’s really hard to tell up front whether someone might become abusive.…Read FAQ »
My partner is pressuring me to take drugs or get drunk before we have sex. What should I do? What should I say?
Alcohol and drugs do NOT make sex better. Alcohol and other drugs affect the way we’re feeling, but they don’t make…Read FAQ »