Christine opens her Relationships Panel, clicks on Freddie's picture, then chooses “Ask on Date...” She is taken to the map, where she selects the park as the venue.Freddie is receptive, so they both instantly teleport to the park. An objective list appears along the left edge of the screen, along with a horizontal meter that displays the “score” in three levels: bronze, silver, and gold.It's difficult for any Sim who has a career to maintain more than a couple very close friendships.It's possible to maintain many minor friendships, but major ones need attention often.
You generally must fulfill the main objectives and all but one minor objectives in order to achieve a gold level.
She uses her Confident Emotion to learn that he's single.
Get To Know interaction, since that will reveal his Traits.
Now that she knows Freddie is decently compatible, she decides it's time they try to have a real date.
Sims don't exist in a vacuum of informality; a date is not just an informal name given to a hang out between romantic interests.