In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1genio masculinethe genie of the lamp — el genio de la lámpara
- If you had your choice, if you could pull a genie out of a bottle and the genie could grant you three wishes, what would your three wishes be?
- Be careful what you unleash: some genies can never be put back in their bottles.
- She didn't care if he was a genie that could make her dearest wishes come true.
- Let's get a genie and wish that we could be young again and all of those things could be true.
- Can she melt her tyrant husband's cold heart with her tales of treasures, monsters, genies, magic and romance and create a true story of her own?
- All manner of unsavoury genies have been released from bottles in which they slumbered quite safely; they are not easily returned.
- Contrary to what you might think, genies have quite a bit of control over what wishes get granted.
- Once again, we see that you cannot put the genie back in the bottle once it is out.
- Supernatural creatures such as angels, genies, ghosts, and spirits, are believed to exist.
- They recognized that getting the nuclear genie back in the bottle was nigh impossible.
- His second wish was to have piles of gold, and the genie granted it.
- The genie is out of the bottle and now we must learn to live with it.
- It was true that a person chosen to receive the help of a genie got three wishes.
- He wanted me to help him summon the genie for whatever evil plot he had planned.
- With the genie out of the bottle, it was only a matter of time before something more horrid would emerge.
- He spies a bottle that looks like it could hold a genie, so he rubs it.
- His friend summoned the genie, and made a wish that all of the forty thieves would be sent to a land far away.
- The breathtaking effects - genies in bottles, magic carpets - are by the stage illusionist responsible for the famous scene in the musical The Witches Of Eastwick.
- Proper genies only grant wishes when they want to.
- Images of genies and bottles, clocks turned back, trains leaving stations, and the like tend to pepper our discourse and justify our passivity in the face of a historical force majeure.
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