Can your man do everything below?

Can your man do everything below?

Researchers took 2,000 men and asked them what they thought their fellow men should know. Ones that peaked our interest were 'knowing that when a woman says she is 'fine', she is actually not fine, what their partner's favourite drink is and 'when a woman says 'do what you want' she means the opposite.

We are glad to see that remembering their wedding and anniversary date is top on the list.

A spokesman for bookmakers William Hill said: " The results show the range of skills, facts and ways of thinking that we associate with the modern man.

"It shows a good blend of traditional values long associated with masculinity and the ability to master tasks that perhaps don't come as easily to the modern man as they might to the generation before them.

"Having confidence balanced with an attentive nature and, of course, a bit of sporting knowledge should set men up well when checking themselves against the list."

"Knowing your anniversary date or remembering to polish your shoes might seem like small things but they're obviously important to get right.

"Being handy and good at practical tasks is always going to help a man seem competent but a bit of sporting passion and knowing your stuff when it comes to the weekend's football clearly doesn't go amiss."

William Hill has revealed 50 things every man should know- take a look- can your man tick everything off this list? If not- has he got the important ones covered?

  1. His wedding anniversary date
  2. Basic DIY
  3. How to change a light bulb
  4. How to tie up a tie
  5. How to read a map
  6. His partner's favourite drink
  7. How to iron a shirt
  8. How to change a tyre
  9. How to wet shave correctly
  10. The right amount of aftershave to use
  11. How to change a fuse
  12. When a woman says "I'm fine" she is not fine
  13. How to put up a shelf
  14. How to polish his shoes
  15. How to give a confident handshake
  16. How many inches are in a foot
  17. When to accept defeat and apologise
  18. Know the offside rule
  19. The year England won the World Cup
  20. How to do his own laundry
  21. How to fix a bike puncture
  22. How to jumpstart a car
  23. How to parallel park
  24. The difference between ale and lager
  25. The best way to carve meat
  26. His own height
  27. How to drive in snow
  28. What wires represent earth, live and neutral
  29. How to introduce himself 30. His parents' address
  30. What the football scores were at the weekend
  31. How to light a BBQ
  32. When a woman says "Do what you want" do not do what you want
  33. How to change oil
  34. What the biggest recent football transfers are
  35. How to build a fire
  36. Which way is North
  37. How to use the contents of the toolbox
  38. How to tune in a telly
  39. How many miles are left after the petrol light appears
  40. How to fix a toilet
  41. How to put someone in a recovery position
  42. His personal alcohol limits
  43. Change a battery on a car
  44. How to get a car unstuck
  45. The words to the national anthem
  46. How to change a nappy
  47. How to perform CPR
  48. How to put up a tent
  49. Who are favourites to win the Premier League

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