There is no right or wrong way to flirt, but according to author Jeffrey Hall there are five different styles.
In his new book, "The Five Flirting Styles: Use the Science of Flirting to Attract the Love You Really Want ," he examines five key styles: polite, playful, sincere, and traditional. Take the quiz here to see which one you are.
Based on his research Hall found that most people are a mixture of styles, but usually have a dominate one. For example, the polite flirts advances are usually “respectful and hands-off.” Hall recommends polite flirts to be more direct to better convey interest. In his book, Hall explains where each type can be most effective, how to use your style to navigate the world of online dating, and what you can improve on.
Do you consider yourself a good flirt? What styles work for you?
Dr. Jeffrey A. Hall, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies at The University of Kansas. Author of "The Five Flirting Styles: Use the Science of Flirting to Attract the Love You Really Want"