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Charlie And The Chocolate Factory
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presto -- as in: played presto
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Charlie And The Chocolate Factory
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  • They then go flashing down the wire that leads right into the back of the television set, and in there they get jiggled and joggled around until at last every single one of those millions of tiny pieces is fitted back into its right place (just like a jigsaw puzzle), and presto! — the photograph appears on the screen .’

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  • Presto!
    Jerry Spinelli  --  Stargirl
  • For example, if you are about to run a race, you visualize yourself running the race and crossing the finish line first, and presto!
    Sharon Creech  --  Walk Two Moons

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