www.health-o-rama.org › understanding-men › how-to-tell-if-a-guy-likes-you. Here's the problem: Frances' first-date trick works perfectly, but most of us don't truly listen to the answer we get. Raise your hand if you ever. is by far the most oft-asked question amongst girls in the dating world. And really, when you get to the heart of it, if you have to ask you already have your answer. If a guy likes you, he'll look in your direction to see if he made you laugh.