My boyfriend’s dental hygiene is what it ought to be. My boyfriend, it bears mention, is a left-leaning Labor party member, and so he too finds it all offensive, problematic, ridiculous. My logic works like this: “But we love Seinfeld and reruns of Roseanne.
Also, he probably won't react to some things that you find surprising, scary, sad, etc. Yes, we just mentioned that you speak more or less the same language.
But many American words are different than English words.
British men are not as outwardly emotional as Americans. If you can be open-minded about these differences, his behavior might even start to rub off on you in a positive way.
They may consider it inappropriate (or babyish) to cry in front of you and are definitely not the types to go into counseling or get psychiatric help. 2) The language barrier - the least obvious challenge for British men dating American women.
For example, pants in America are slacks or trousers. And don't get too excited if you're driving along with your new British boyfriend and he suggests a lay-by (Brit-speak for a rest area).