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A wish is a hope or desire for something. Fictionally, wishes can be used as plot devices. ... When it is the center of a tale, the wish is usually a template for a morality tale, "be careful w...

Be careful what you wish for.” What is the origin of the phrase?

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Jun 12, 2010 ... Some focus on the anonymous quote, “be careful what you wish for,” ... The origin of this famous quote is fuzzy and frequently attributed to an ...

sentence meaning - Be careful what you wish for - English ...

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Jun 24, 2014 ... Be careful what you wish for. You just might get it (= and find that you really don't want it). I find it difficult to pin down the bold sentence, but of ...

What Does "Be Careful What You Wish for" Mean? (with pictures)

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The idiom “be careful what you wish for” is often used as a type of warning to people who are wishing for one thing, but might not realize all the negative ...

'be careful what you ask for -- you might get it' - The Phrase Finder

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Dec 12, 2004 ... Anyone know the origin of this expression? Re: Be careful what you wish for TheFallen 12/December/04. Re: Be careful what you wish for R.

Be Careful What You Wish For (Classic Goosebumps #7) - Kindle ...

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Be Careful What You Wish For (Classic Goosebumps #7) - Kindle edition by R.L. Stine. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or ...

Be Careful What You Wish for 'Cause It Might Come True

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Apr 6, 2012 ... My dream was to live in Tucson. In the early 1970s I even applied for a job at the University of Arizona, but the interview invitation was ...

Be Careful What You Wish For (Classic Goosebumps #7): R.L. Stine ...

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Discover the bone-chilling adventures that made Goosebumps one of the bestselling children's book series of all time. Now with all-new bonus materials!

Be careful what you wish for in The AnswerBank: Phrases & Sayings

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Quotes · Word Origins ... Where does the expression 'Be careful what you wish for ' originate from? ... 'be careful of what you wish, for it may come true' This is not an expression but an ancient saw; a life observatian of Fortean ...

Be Careful What You Wish For | History Today

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Be Careful What You Wish For. By Roger Hudson. Published in History Today Volume 62 Issue 10 October 2012 .... The Origins of the Shroud of Turin ...

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What is the origin of the phrase' careful what you wish for? - Quora

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Oct 26, 2013 ... I think it was when someone wished for lightning to strike someone and it actually did. Only the one who died was real close to the one who ...

Be careful what you wish for - Idiom Definition - UsingEnglish.com

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Definition of 'Be careful what you wish for' from our dictionary of English idioms and idiomatic expressions.

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Dec 12, 2004 ... In Reply to: Re: Be careful what you wish for posted by R. Berg on December 12, 2004 ... Anyone know the origin of this expression?