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54 Agonising Problems That Prove English People Have A Love-Hate Relationship With Tea

Can't live with it, can't live without it. It's complicated.

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too much sugar in me tea #englishproblems

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Making a cup of tea too milky #englishproblems

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Just had a cup of tea in which the milk turned out to be 'on the turn'. #englishproblems

Red Sky At Night@redskyatnight

Just had a cup of tea in which the milk turned out to be 'on the turn'. #englishproblems

10:25 AM - 23 Aug 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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i want a cup of tea, but i cant be bothered to get dressed and go to the shop to buy milk. #englishproblems

Shaunni@helloshaunni

i want a cup of tea, but i cant be bothered to get dressed and go to the shop to buy milk. #englishproblems

4:15 PM - 12 Nov 11ReplyRetweetFavorite

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For a minute there I thought we were out of tea and it was one of the most terrifying moments of my life. #englishpeopleproblems

Charlotte ✨@TheCharNetwork

For a minute there I thought we were out of tea and it was one of the most terrifying moments of my life. #englishpeopleproblems

11:30 PM - 11 Nov 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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#EnglishPersonProblems Wanting a cup of tea but all your teacups are dirty.

Arthur Kirkland@IareArthur

#EnglishPersonProblems Wanting a cup of tea but all your teacups are dirty.

11:45 PM - 02 Feb 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Oscar just got upset because when I made his cup of tea, I put the hot water in first, then the tea bag. #englishproblems #actually

Maureen Johnson@maureenjohnson

Oscar just got upset because when I made his cup of tea, I put the hot water in first, then the tea bag. #englishproblems #actually

10:14 PM - 01 Mar 11ReplyRetweetFavorite

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The shocking taste of finding out your tea's gone cold. #Englishproblems

Hannah S.@Han_So

The shocking taste of finding out your tea's gone cold. #Englishproblems

9:13 AM - 18 May 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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completely forgot about my tea and now it's cold )-: #englishproblems

em ♡@houghtonem

completely forgot about my tea and now it's cold )-: #englishproblems

3:59 PM - 22 Jan 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

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@jpgTHFC I hate it when this happens #englishproblems

Mat Hendery@MatHendery

@jpgTHFC I hate it when this happens #englishproblems

11:11 AM - 09 Nov 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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When you burn your crumpets and your tea is cold <<< #EnglishProblems

Alex Harper@AlanPeterHarper

When you burn your crumpets and your tea is cold <<< #EnglishProblems

8:23 PM - 08 Aug 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

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When you&#39;ve got a tea brewing and you forget about it and the bag&#39;s been in for like 10 minutes... #englishproblems

Ross Pickering@RossPickering

When you've got a tea brewing and you forget about it and the bag's been in for like 10 minutes... #englishproblems

9:27 PM - 24 Jul 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

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I want to eat a scone but then I&rsquo;ll have to drink more tea #englishproblems :(

Ghaida Zahran@GhaidaZahran

I want to eat a scone but then I’ll have to drink more tea #englishproblems :(

2:20 PM - 18 Dec 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

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I drank my tea too quickly and now I feel ill #englishpersonproblems

Gee@GeorgiaisHerman

I drank my tea too quickly and now I feel ill #englishpersonproblems

9:49 PM - 28 Nov 11ReplyRetweetFavorite

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oh i drunk my cup of tea to quickly and i think im going to die #englishpeopleproblems

Kerry@kerrylgumley

oh i drunk my cup of tea to quickly and i think im going to die #englishpeopleproblems

1:11 AM - 01 Jan 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

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All the big mugs were dirty so I had to use a &#39;standard&#39; size for my tea - disaster. #englishpeopleproblems

Louise Lamb@LouiseLambFiles

All the big mugs were dirty so I had to use a 'standard' size for my tea - disaster. #englishpeopleproblems

2:44 PM - 17 Jun 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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The problem with a mug of tea this big, you can never drink it all before it goes cold #englishpeopleproblems

Tommy Colmer@tommycolmer69

The problem with a mug of tea this big, you can never drink it all before it goes cold #englishpeopleproblems

11:33 PM - 28 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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need to get some decaf tea &#39;cause I always want a mug around now but can&#39;t sleep #englishproblems

mat jones@pillowfort

need to get some decaf tea 'cause I always want a mug around now but can't sleep #englishproblems

10:23 PM - 19 Nov 09ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Burned my hand making tea. #englishpeopleproblems

Kate Miller@katemiller2295

Burned my hand making tea. #englishpeopleproblems

4:45 PM - 09 Sep 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

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The barista at work gave me Earl Grey instead of English Breakfast. I forgot, took a sip. It was awful. #englishpeopleproblems

Sam Dudbridge@samdudbridge

The barista at work gave me Earl Grey instead of English Breakfast. I forgot, took a sip. It was awful. #englishpeopleproblems

3:42 PM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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I&#39;ve run out of lemon; do I want to put milk in this cup of Earl Grey? #englishpeopleproblems

Voyou Désœuvré@voyou

I've run out of lemon; do I want to put milk in this cup of Earl Grey? #englishpeopleproblems

2:33 AM - 09 Mar 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Having to hide the fact your making yourself a cup of tea so you dont have to suddenly cater for the whole family #Englishpeopleproblems

Elleh Stephens@EleanorStephens

Having to hide the fact your making yourself a cup of tea so you dont have to suddenly cater for the whole family #Englishpeopleproblems

5:11 PM - 08 Sep 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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First cup of tea of the day always a let-down. Yorkshire Gold does not brew properly in this soft Californian water #englishpeopleproblems

Nichi Hodgson@NichiHodgson

First cup of tea of the day always a let-down. Yorkshire Gold does not brew properly in this soft Californian water #englishpeopleproblems

3:08 PM - 05 Nov 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Not good: Thought I&#39;d brought 80 tea bags to Austria, but only actually brought 40. Must ration them so I don&#39;t run out! #englishproblems

Rachel Hosie@rachel_hosie

Not good: Thought I'd brought 80 tea bags to Austria, but only actually brought 40. Must ration them so I don't run out! #englishproblems

7:03 PM - 05 Sep 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

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i honestly had 10 cups of tea today. #englishpeopleproblems

ayla_lewis@ayla_lewis

i honestly had 10 cups of tea today. #englishpeopleproblems

9:27 AM - 09 Mar 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

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I walk into my car and its smells like tea and crumpets #englishproblems

Anna Lamb@annaalamb

I walk into my car and its smells like tea and crumpets #englishproblems

12:51 AM - 05 Dec 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Headaches because you&#39;ve not had a cup of tea all day. #englishproblems

Vesper Lynd @dametokillfor

Headaches because you've not had a cup of tea all day. #englishproblems

5:06 PM - 03 Aug 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Half my digestive biscuit fell into my tea and I don&#39;t have a spoon #englishproblems

Chloe M@KloKlo

Half my digestive biscuit fell into my tea and I don't have a spoon #englishproblems

10:47 AM - 11 Sep 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

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I want a cup of tea but I don&#39;t want to make a cup of tea #englishproblems

Aisling@imnotaisling

I want a cup of tea but I don't want to make a cup of tea #englishproblems

8:11 PM - 26 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Only I would drop my phone into my cup of tea #wow #englishproblems #typical

Em@EmWaterhousee

Only I would drop my phone into my cup of tea #wow #englishproblems #typical

9:07 PM - 12 Dec 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Don&#39;t ask how, but I managed to drop my laptop charger&#39;s plug into a cup of tea. Any advice on when it will be usable? #englishproblems

Andy Symeou@andrewsymeou

Don't ask how, but I managed to drop my laptop charger's plug into a cup of tea. Any advice on when it will be usable? #englishproblems

2:54 PM - 16 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Just dropped an earphone in my tea #englishpeopleproblems

Polly Shields@pollyshields

Just dropped an earphone in my tea #englishpeopleproblems

11:47 AM - 04 Nov 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Forever forgetting where I put my tea down. #tut #englishproblems

Dani Whylie@idk_cbf

Forever forgetting where I put my tea down. #tut #englishproblems

12:45 PM - 02 Apr 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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The disappointment when you pick up your mug only to realise you&#39;ve drunk your tea. #englishproblems

Wade@iWader

The disappointment when you pick up your mug only to realise you've drunk your tea. #englishproblems

10:10 PM - 05 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Such a disappointment when you make a shit cup of tea :-/ #englishproblems

geo@GeorgieHyams

Such a disappointment when you make a shit cup of tea :-/ #englishproblems

3:54 PM - 29 Nov 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Drinking my tea keeps making my glasses steam up #englishproblems

Sian Louise@MissSianLouise

Drinking my tea keeps making my glasses steam up #englishproblems

10:00 PM - 26 Dec 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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when your mum says she&#39;ll makes you a cup of tea but forgets #hopesup #englishpeopleproblems

Flöšš@flossdeakin

when your mum says she'll makes you a cup of tea but forgets #hopesup #englishpeopleproblems

8:02 AM - 01 Jan 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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When my mom tells me there&#39;s still tea in the pot but There&#39;s only half a cup&lt; #englishpeopleproblems

yousef@yahyouuusef

When my mom tells me there's still tea in the pot but There's only half a cup< #englishpeopleproblems

5:29 PM - 21 May 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Oh noes! I just drank all my tea and forgot that I had biscuits to dunk in it. Now I have to make another brew. #englishpersonproblems

Helen Rose@helenroseftw

Oh noes! I just drank all my tea and forgot that I had biscuits to dunk in it. Now I have to make another brew. #englishpersonproblems

5:38 PM - 30 Sep 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

44.

Constant craving for scones and tea. #englishproblems

Rachael Brown@arebee94

Constant craving for scones and tea. #englishproblems

12:45 PM - 03 Apr 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Really upset that I&#39;m too hot to have a cup of tea #englishpeopleproblems

Harriet Spence@93Harrietspence

Really upset that I'm too hot to have a cup of tea #englishpeopleproblems

8:27 PM - 26 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Why does tea make you thirsty? #EnglishProblems

48.

I really want to sleep but I have a cup of tea that&#39;s still too hot to drink #englishpeopleproblems

the invisible chick@rachelisthyname

I really want to sleep but I have a cup of tea that's still too hot to drink #englishpeopleproblems

10:41 PM - 12 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Cups of tea don&#39;t taste the same after brushing your teeth #englishpeopleproblems

Em@Emily_xRose

Cups of tea don't taste the same after brushing your teeth #englishpeopleproblems

2:01 PM - 13 Feb 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Attempting to make a cup of tea and this happens..... #wtf #englishpeopleproblems #thereisawholeinmycup #mare

Wilf@wilfasaunders

Attempting to make a cup of tea and this happens..... #wtf #englishpeopleproblems #thereisawholeinmycup #mare

8:35 PM - 03 Apr 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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The awkward moment when you forget to take the tea bag out of your tea and almost choke to death #EnglishPeopleProblems

Markyyy.@HiMyNameIsMark_

The awkward moment when you forget to take the tea bag out of your tea and almost choke to death #EnglishPeopleProblems

1:49 PM - 09 Jan 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Just twisted my ankle running to make tea #englishproblems

Olivia Ash @livvieash

Just twisted my ankle running to make tea #englishproblems

3:48 PM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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