Packages and occasions, whether family or otherwise, include lunch or dinner, and we often encounter embarrassing situations at the dining table, and because mistakes are human nature, there is no need to exaggerate the matter and show embarrassment in front of the guests, and to avoid these mistakes we must be familiar with the rules of etiquette and manners In her speech to “The Seventh Day”, Dr. Hala Al-Azab, an etiquette expert, explained the etiquette of dealing with embarrassing situations on the trip, and ways to avoid them in an elegant and not ridiculous manner.
If your clothes get dirty from food:
If a sauce falls on the clothes, there is no need to panic, you can remove it with the tip of the knife and put it on the end of the plate, and with the tablecloth it is softly wiped.
The etiquette of the holidays
If you find something strange on your plate:
If we find any foreign body in the food, if we are at home, we should avoid the plate or cup without any negative opinion or drawing attention, but if the intention is outside the house, the workers in the place can be used to replace the plate with another.
If you get sick or have a cough:
If a sudden cough occurs, or as it is called “sharqah”, you must ask permission from those present and leave the table quickly, and after you have finished coughing, you can return again.
If you are offered food that you are not used to:
If he offers you a new type of food and you do not know the etiquette of eating it, you have to wait a little, observe the person opposite you in an unattractive and indirect way, and try to implement what he is doing. Especially if the party is for an official occasion or an important meeting.
If you sign according to:
If the bowl of soup falls while sitting at the table in the home solitude, you must immediately help straighten the dish and use the tablecloth to reduce the spillage of the liquid on the tablecloth. Annoyed or frightened by this matter, but if this happened in a public place, the work staff in the place is sought.
Shoe contact with a guest:
In the event that the shoes of one of the people sitting with your shoes at the bottom of the table unintentionally, you should overlook the matter, and not give him importance and do not show your panic or resentment because he does not have the etiquette of the table, as spreading the legs or placing one foot on one foot below the table is considered a violation of the rules of etiquette.
Etiquette of sitting on the table