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Wired magazine assembled a number of infographics recently about what makes for the most attractive online dating profile. Included was a list of the most appealing words men and women used in their profiles.

Men who used "whom," for instance, got 31 per cent more opposite-sex replies, regardless of how they used it. Women who called themselves "girls" got more replies than those who didn't. Other words you might want to work into your can't-miss profile: yoga and surfing -- two of the most popular activities for men and women alike.

 

-- Washington Post

Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition March 1, 2014 D5

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