61 Easy Personal Getting To Know You Questions

61 Easy Personal Getting To Know You Questions

So you met a person who’s interesting to talk to, and in the future, you’d love it if he/she and you could become the best of friends or maybe more. But for that to happen, you’ll have to get to know him/her more. And for that to happen, you’ll have to be on talking terms with the person because sitting around and speculating all day won’t be of any help. And neither will you be able to telepathically steal his/her thoughts.

It’s only by asking questions about a person’s life that you’re going to know him/her better. And it’s only when you both are comfortable enough that the questions should be asked. Below has been provided a list of getting to know you questions that you can make use of in conversations. So, whenever you meet up with that person; gently put forth a few questions at the first given opportunity. However, avoid raiding his/her personal life and go easy with the questions. Have a read!

Personal Getting To Know You Questions

  1. Originally, where are you from?
  2. How many siblings do you have?
  3. Were you named after anyone?
  4. When’s your birthday?
  5. What was your favorite food when you were a child?
  6. What is one of your favorite quotes?
  7. What chore do you absolutely hate doing?
  8. What season do you love the most?
  9. When was the last time you cried?
  10. Do you believe in God?
  11. Do you believe in the afterlife?
  12. What’s your favorite indoor/outdoor activity?
  13. Do you love traveling or is it the complete opposite?
  14. What is your motto in life?
  15. Have you had any crushes in the past?
  16. Have you been in any serious relationship in the past?
  17. What personality traits do you look for in any person?
  18. What is it that totally turns you off?
  19. Have you ever had something happen to you that you thought was bad but it turned out to be for the best?
  20. Do you love your job?
  21. What was the last movie, TV show, or book that made you cry or tear up?
  22. What is/are your favorite all-time movie(s)?
  23. What are your favorite television shows?
  24. Which author do you love the most?
  25. Is there any book that you love reading over and over again?
  26. What’s the hardest thing you’ve ever done?
  27. Did you do anything while growing up that got you into trouble?
  28. Is there anything that you miss most about being a kid?
  29. Which celebrity do you often get mistaken for?
  30. Name 1 thing you wish you could change about yourself.
  31. Are you a city or a country person?
  32. Who do you respect the most?
  33. What is the best/worst gift you have ever received?
  34. What was the last experience that made you a stronger person?
  35. If you could be any fictional character, who would you choose?
  36. Do you see yourself getting married in the next five years?
  37. What’s the first thing you generally do after you wake up?
  38. What did you want to be when you were little?
  39. Do you play a musical instrument, if so which one(s)?
  40. What do you usually do when you have leisure time on your hands?
  41. Who is your best friend and how did you meet?
  42. Do you have any pet(s)?
  43. What is your favorite sport to watch?
  44. What do you usually do when you meet someone for the first time?
  45. Are you ticklish?
  46. What is your favorite childhood memory?
  47. Have you ever helped a stranger? If yes, how?

Hypothetical Getting To Know You Questions

  1. If given the money and a month of time, which country/place would you like to go visit?
  2. If you could choose to stay a certain age forever, what age would it be?
  3. If you could witness any event past, present, or future, what would it be?
  4. If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?
  5. If you had to change your first name, what would you change it to?
  6. If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would you meet?
  7. Where do you want to be 10 years from now?
  8. Would ever live with someone without marrying him/her?
  9. If you could be any animal, what would you be?
  10. If you could have any superpower, what would it be?
  11. If you could be given any gift what would it be?
  12. If you were stranded on a deserted island with one person who would you want that one person to be?
  13. If you knew the world was ending in 2020, what would you do differently?
  14. If you could choose anyone, who would you pick as your mentor

With these questions, you’ll surely be able to know the person you’re interested in. However, don’t go shooting these questions all at once if you ever want to see that person again, but use them gently over the course of time.

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