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DaveG
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130 votes

How can I ask my girlfriend to be my gym buddy without hurting her feelings?

99 votes

How to tell someone I'd like to become friends without causing them to think I'm romantically interested in them?

58 votes

How to try to get my neighbour to park their car in their assigned spot?

49 votes
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How do I insist my wife gets rid of her recently bought pet spider, given that I'm arachnophobic?

33 votes

How to maintain healthy conversation with a partner long term

24 votes

How to deal with discussions about finances with SO without it escalating?

24 votes

Disclosing my past relationships to my girlfriend

22 votes

How can I avoid coming across as condescending when telling a coworker I can't work on an issue right now?

20 votes

How to tell your grandparent to not come to fetch you with their car?

19 votes

How to finish a date gracefully?

17 votes

How can I assert my domain knowledge, while signalling openness to useful information, over email?

14 votes
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How can I correct text of another person during a chat without being pedant or making fun of the other person?

14 votes

How to handle emotional expectation about an animals death, I do not fulfill?

11 votes

My boyfriend has issues with his parents, how do I support him without ending up in his parents bad books?

10 votes

How do I avoid giving off "creepy" vibes in a group exercise class?

10 votes

BF (35M) wants to have a baby but I don't think he's ready. OP 35F - how do I communicate this?

9 votes

How to calm a panicking grandmother over the phone?

9 votes

How to interpret and respond to people who belittle themselves?

9 votes
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Sit opposite or along-side on a 4-seater table on a date?

9 votes

Explaining to my boss that I didn't attend a company social event due to tiredness issues

9 votes

How can I request something in writing, if the other person resists with "Don't you trust me?"?

9 votes
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Declining to do exercises I think are unsafe without making a scene

8 votes

How should I text a guy I liked on LinkedIn?

7 votes

How to invite a significant other to spend the night without implying sex?

7 votes

How to tell a friend I don't want to continue giving him advice?

7 votes

How to dodge a question you don't want to answer smoothly, without coming across as dismissive or abrupt?

7 votes

How can I explain a problem without finger-pointing?

6 votes
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How to schedule meetups effectively?

6 votes

Is it acceptable to save seats for friends/relatives in waiting areas?

6 votes

How could I have better handled this interaction with a hired company to complete a project?