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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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    clark_fang/Thinkstock / Via Twitter: @martinsykeshaas

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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

    7.

    #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

    9.

    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

    10.

    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

    11.

    @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

    12.

    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

    13.

    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

    14.

    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

    15.

    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

    16.

    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

    17.

    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

    18.

    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

    19.

    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

    20.

    Burned my hand making tea. #englishpeopleproblems

    Kate Miller@katemiller2295

    Burned my hand making tea. #englishpeopleproblems

    4:45 PM - 09 Sep 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

    21.

    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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    moodboard/Thinkstock / Via Twitter: @markuscopeland

    23.

    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

    24.

    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

    25.

    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

    26.

    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

    27.

    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

    28.

    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

    29.

    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

    30.

    nmr2/Thinkstock / Via Twitter: @mrmattshirley

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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

    32.

    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

    33.

    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

    34.

    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

    35.

    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

    36.

    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

    37.

    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

    38.

    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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    humonia/Thinkstock / Via Twitter: @MrTractorAngel

    40.

    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

    41.

    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

    42.

    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

    43.

    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

    45.

    Jupiterimages/Thinkstock / Via Twitter: @laurun_jayne

    46.

    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

    47.

    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

    49.

    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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    51.

    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

    52.

    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

    53.

    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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    Robin Beckham/Thinkstock / Via Twitter: @Benzohh

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