On reflection, that might be an overly romantic description for a term which is mainly used by guys talking about “conquering” somebody for one night.Rarely is it used to discuss them winning over the love of their life. “throwing the dogs”) is a very common expression meaning “to come on to someone” or “to try it on with someone”. Literally meaning “to throw oneself”, this is a wonderfully visual expression meaning “to make a move on someone” e.g.Two male friends, for example, might have the following conversation: 1. I guess the implication is that the person you’re talking about is as tasty as the food.Dating in Colombia is definitely all about “survival of the fittest”.
One day, she might find herself a bit bored and will call on one of these gents to take her out.
In the world of Colombian dating, bad Spanish does not serve as much of an aphrodisiac.
Winning someone’s affections requires you to be charming, funny, complimentary and smooth – none of which is possible if you’re stuttering away in heavily-accented Spanglish.
Throw in some added spice, in the form of the sensual dance moves for which Colombians are famous, and you’ve got yourself a recipe for a highly sexualised dating environment.
In this competitive context, flirting and game playing takes on extra importance.
A highly popular, if rude, way to describe amazing looking girls. A slightly less popular slang term for an attractive person, which can be used for both men and women.