The person could also just be really friendly. Don't scrutinize the way the person talks. So don't waste your time trying to analyze what it means if your female friend changes the way she dresses, or if your male friend is suddenly wearing tighter pants. The lead researcher, Joshua Tabak, is reported as having said that "we were surprised that participants were above-chance judging sexual orientation based on upside down photos flashed for just 50 milliseconds, about a third the time of an eyeblink". It is not up to you whether or not everyone knows this persons sexuality. Warnings If a person decides to be open about their sexuality with you, it does not automatically mean they are comfortable telling other people. The research found that students were able correctly to determine sexual orientation slightly more often than could be put down to chance.
Lesbians have short even fingernails.
23 Definite Signs They Are Gay
Also, don't pressure him to tell you. See how the person reacts to the opposite sex. They can also just be hanging out with some people who aren't out yet, either. One, they might have just heard something about the person from other gay people, or have seen the person at certain events. If the person isn't out, then those people probably won't know anyway.
Often it takes a while to begin thinking of yourself as gay, lesbian or bisexual, or another sexual identity. When you're out, you can look to see if that person is giving off signs of flirting with people of the same gender. They are exactly the same person as they were before. If they confide in you, don't cross your limits and ask more questions out of curiosity. They included individuals living in 11 major US cities.