As it is not a state, Puerto Rico does not have a vote in the United States Congress much like the District of Columbia-Washington, D.C. Puerto Ricans are by law citizens of the United States. American citizens in Puerto Rico, however, cannot vote for president and vice president of the United States. On the other hand, DC residents, Washatoniangs can vote in presidential elections.
Hello and welcome to episode 198…of… An Idiom a Day
I’m Gina Johnson and the idiom of the day …is… a Don Juan
Bigger than life is not difficult for me. I am bigger than life. — Rita Moreno
a Don Juan… if you describe a man as a Don Juan, you mean he seduces women…a man who has one love affair after another…. a man who has sexual relations with many women
Be careful. That guy you just met is a womanizer.
Here is the same sentence using the idiom… a Don Juan
Be careful. That guy you just met is a Don Juan.
Here are a few more sentences using the idiom … a Don Juan
After the third date, I discovered he was a Don Juan.
Grandfather grow up, you are too old to be a Don Juan.
Every high school reunion has at least one Don Juan.
Would you try an online dating site or dating app?
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Thank you for listening and the next idiom is… in loco parentis