What is the act of dating?
Dating is a stage of romantic relationships practised in Western societies whereby two people meet socially with the aim of each assessing the others suitability as a prospective partner in a future intimate relationship.
How do you act on a date?
If you want to make a good impression on a date, be polite and friendly. Engage in enjoyable conversation and try to keep the mood light and fun. Ask questions, tell funny stories, and offer your date compliments that will make them feel good.
What is going on a date?
to go on a date: to meet someone socially who you are (or may become) romantically involved with.