At first this can make your guy seem a little bland, but if you look for a wicked and dry sense of humour then it is probably there under the radar.British Cuisine As mentioned, the average British bloke will love to go down the pub and thus much of their cuisine comes from that pass time.
He will also very likely in this case have a fondness for British pubs, and for certain lagers.
Almost every British guy is also very fond of cups of tea (more so than coffee).
However, at the time it was difficult for me to recognize that people have different outlooks and ways of showing affection.
It took awhile to understand that if I received a little tough love from an British boyfriend when I was sick, it wasn’t because he didn’t care enough about me, it was that he had a completely different cultural perspective on how to act in that situation.
Sure, I knew my pasty from my ploughman’s and had enough pop culture facts to win even the most difficult pub quiz, but as it turned out, a successful intercultural relationship required more than this type of understanding about Britain.
I think Americans have a tendency to view the British as extended family members who merely speak in a different accent, underestimating how large the cultural gap between our two societies really is.Things like pie and chips, cottage pie, fish and chips, roast dinners, full English breakfasts and barbecues (chips meaning fries, not crisps).For a person who had always been very passionate about British culture, I was surprisingly unprepared for the experience of dating a Brit.Words like 'pants' which actually only refer to underwear (rather than trousers) in England.None of these differences though are serious enough to cause any major confusions or offence and will mostly just be a source of amusement.Some Common Traits of British Men If your British guy was raised in England or still lives there, then he will likely have some particularly British traits.