Dating america women in usa
That makes sense, in a way; would Hugh Grant have become Hugh Grant if he spoke like Anderson Cooper?
In reality, though, the attractiveness of an accent probably has little to nothing to do with the way that it sounds, and everything to do with unexamined assumptions Americans often make.
For instance, because of the United States’ early history as a part of colonial Great Britain, many Americans still tend to associate British accents with prestige, or high social status.
While living abroad, she developed a unique perspective on the subject of foreign guys and American women.
And when she married her Chinese husband, Morris got a crash-course in cultural differences.
“From my perspective, it seemed that Japanese and Chinese women were more like American men,” she says.
However, she recommends reading up on your destination’s culture plenty before you approach a handsome stranger. “Check out different travel sites and blogs to get an idea of the culture prior to your trip.” Understanding the culture before pursuing a romantic partner does more than just protect you from an embarrassing faux pas.
It can also protect you from misinterpreting a common greeting as an opening salvo in your next great love affair.