fixerlt
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How to be friends with a man, but not with his wife
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If you don't want to spend time with Ben's wife, don't do it. From your words, i guees, you prefer not spending time with Ben and Alice rather than spending time with Ben and Alice. On the stage of ...

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How do you deal with someone who's pushing you without explaining yourself?
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One simple trick I can think of is asking a question rather than stating your point of view, so that will make your relatives(or anybody else at the gathering) think rather than insist. An example of ...

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How to stop someone from complaining about a third person in front of you without sounding rude?
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If you want a person to stop telling you something you don't like, but you also don't want to sound rude, than tell them the problem is you feeling confused to listen to the particular facts, rather ...

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How to tell someone not to start a business?
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It's a pretty common situation and I've faced some of those, so I guess I have an universal approach. You are trying to appear as an outsider to the problem(since your work is drawing) and tell the ...

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How to respond when people mock a skill or talent they just found out you do/have?
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One possible option, if you want the atmosphere to remain fun and friendly after your reply to the person is: Well, you better get nobody mad to the point of smashing one another, because it's ...

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How to respond to someone who asks if they will be invited to your wedding?
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You may come off clean by telling something like you are not sure about, who's going to be invited yourself(that is true), so you can't answer the question, because you don't know, so you don't want ...

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Convince somebody to stop flirting with me
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I'd like to put my five cents here and state that leaving a workplace, because there is a single person, whose behavior you don't like, is a bad solution to the problem. OP has his own reasons to work ...

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How to avoid being seen as a cash cow by my family?
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I'd recommend you to tell your family something like: "you have some problems managing your money that i don't have, so let me help you with that. Let's sit together and go across your expenses list". ...

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How can I remind someone to do a task when reminding them makes them less likely to do it?
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There is one lifehack that worked for me perfectly well. I was the forgetful lazybones in such a situation, and I had my parents (and sometimes friends) reminding me what I must do/promised to do/...

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How can I get someone to say their first name without letting on that I've forgotten?
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The way I usually use if I can speak/write to a person I ask something like: How can I find you on facebook/instagram/twitter/any_popular_website? It has always worked perfectly well for me.

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