WARNING: Not all these pick-up lines will result in success and some pick-up lines might actually have detrimental effects. Especially mine.” Richard Did you hurt your wings when you fell from heaven? Jamie “Arrest me now – I’m a thief.” *Incredulous look* “No seriously. ”, “Because you’ve got everything I’ve been searching for.” Andy The human body has 206 bones … Dan A guy once came up to me, fished the ice out of his drink, threw it on the floor and said ‘there’s the ice broken’. Tora I like to go up to guys drinking Leffe and saying ‘ah I see you like European blondes’ (being blonde is a requirement) Laura What’s your jumper made out of? (She turns around to face me) Oh no – you landed on your face! I came to steal your heart.” Hannah “I lost my phone number. ” (I nearly fell for this one) Saskia “Is your name Google? From this it was observed that women prefer direct or innocous lines compared to cute-flipant, although the most direct lines (such as “I’m easy, are you? But what lines in particular were ranked at the best and worst? Well, when the study looked at the lines used by women they asked, 93 male and 112 female, students from the Universities Of California and Massachusetts for what liens women might use.
We’ve been asking singles in London what their best and worst pick-up lines are to get them a date.
You think you’ve heard them all before, but we assure that there will be a few lines in here to get you laughing and cringing all at the same time!
Cheesy lines should generally be restricted to as a joke for people you already know or if you're completely drunk and oblivious to the consequences such as a slap or a drink in your eye.
Traditionally, pick-up lines are seen as ineffective and juvenile — and in any other context, they are. Since Tinder has become the de facto standard for mobile hookups, pick-up lines are actually somewhat necessary.
These were then ranked by women on a 7 point scale (from 1-Terrible to 7-Excellent).
The lines were then grouped into types, ‘Cute-Flipant’, ‘Direct Approach’ or ‘Innocuous’.
As a bit of a break from my usual blogging routine, this weeks blogs will all be on a theme.
The science of dating, moving from pick-up lines through to the biochemistry of long term relationships.
In the end they theorised that it may be “used by men to identify sociosexually uninhibited women”, a polite way of saying they are looking for easy girls!
As far as I can tell the only studies that have been done into pick-up lines have been questionnaire filled in surveys then statistically analysed.
Rather than presenting the other person a single line that they can either accept or reject wholesale, you might fair better if you get them actively engaged with a miniature guessing game and pull a plot twist on them at the end.