Dating a greek american man

03 Mar

Or even when a Greek is supporting his/her favourite sports team, but they're losing? It's not always used aggressively, insultingly or angrily, but essentially endearingly.

And nope, it's not everyone's name, it actually means 'wanker'.

Whoever lives in London will know that in particular North London went mental last year when Greece won against the Ivory Coast with a penalty during injury time during the World Cup. They will say you've just closed the 36th year of your life.

"Ekleises kai bikes." (Closed and entered)If you've just turned, in English terms, 35, the Greeks will say you're 36. How many times has my Yiayia told me my fortune by looking at the coffee stains of her 'Eliniko café?

Here are however is a brief description of what you can expect when you meet Greek men.

As I write this, I'm laughing, because I know just how much we use our hands to express our words. Make your four fingers into a half Pac Man and press them against your thumb.

Nobody’s perfect, and you’ll need to overlook a few things when dating a Greek man whether purely Greek or a hybrid version.

Here are five questions that you should not ask a young Greek gent of dating age…

This hand movement is used when it comes to situations where you are explaining yourself to someone, placing emphasis on a point you want to get across and or even when you want to end the conversation. When a particular player or team is doing well, especially when it comes to football, they are our best friends and our gods.

Then you sort of move it away from and back towards your chest.