1: Arrive on time and wait for everyone before starting.

2: Chew with your mouth closed and avoid talking while eating.

3: Use utensils properly and place them on the plate after use.

4: Don’t reach across the table; ask for items to be passed.

5: Use a napkin and avoid making loud noises while eating.

6: Don’t slurp or use your fingers to push food onto a fork.

7: Take small bites and don’t rush through your meal.

8: Thank the host for the meal and offer to help clean up.

9: Practice good hygiene, including washing your hands before and after eating.