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WHAT DOES GENIUS MEAN IN ENGLISH?
A genius is a person who displays exceptional intellectual ability, creativity, or originality, typically to a degree that is associated with the achievement of an unprecedented leap of insight. This may refer to a particular aspect of an individual, or the individual in his or her entirety; to a scholar in many subjects or a scholar in a single subject. There is no scientifically precise definition of genius, and the question of whether the notion itself has any real meaning has long been a subject of debate.
The first definition of genius in the dictionary is a person with exceptional ability, esp of a highly original kind. Other definition of genius is such ability or capacity.Genius is also the distinctive spirit or creative nature of a nation, era, language, etc.
The translations of genius from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «genius» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GENIUS» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «genius» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «genius» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about genius
10 QUOTES WITH «GENIUS»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word genius.
William R. Alger
To appreciate and use correctly a valuable maxim requires a genius; a vital appropriating exercise of mind closely allied to that which first created it.
Let us love winter, for it is the spring of genius.
In Mozart and Salieri we see the contrast between the genius which does what it must and the talent which does what it can.
Genius is childhood recalled at will.
I'm the artist formally known as Beck. I have a genius wig. When I put that wig on, then the true genius emerges. I don't have enough hair to be a genius. I think you have to have hair going everywhere.
The only way you can get good, unless you're a genius, is to copy. That's the best thing. Just steal.
Of all the projects I've worked on, I've never worked with another director like Billy Friedkin. I think he's a genius.
Daniel J. Boorstin
I've learned any fool can write a bad ad, but it takes a real genius to keep his hands off a good one.
The genius of our country is improvisation, and jazz reflects that. It's our great contribution to the arts.
You don't have to be a genius or a visionary or even a college graduate to be successful. You just need a framework and a dream.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GENIUS»
Discover the use of genius in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to genius and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Genius: the life and science of Richard Feynman
The best-selling author of Chaos profiles the life and achievements of iconoclastic physicist and Nobel laureate Richard Feynman, describing his unique vision of science and his revolutionary legacy. 100,000 first printing. $100,000 ...
James Gleick, 1992
Genius: The Natural History of Creativity
Starting with the fact that genius and creativity are frequently related to psychopathology, this book brings together many different lines of research into the subject.
H. J. Eysenck, 1995
Alexander McQueen: Genius of a Generation
A tribute to AlexanderMcQueen, 1969-2010.
Kristin Knox, 2010
Football Genius with Bonus Material
This special promo ebook includes an excerpt of "Deep Zone," the companion to "Football Genius, " as well as excerpts of "Football Hero, Football Champ, " and "The Big Time" as well as each of the Baseball Great novels ("Baseball Great, ...
Tim Green, 2011
This study controversially suggests genius is made not born by tracing the lives of famous figures.
Michael J. A. Howe, 2001
The Genius of Shakespeare
This fascinating book by one of Britain's most acclaimed young Shakespeare scholars explores the extraordinary staying-power of Shakespeare's work.
Jonathan Bate, 1998
Each chapter is informative, well organized, provocative, and entertaining. This book presents the best short introduction to genius to be found." --Robert Sternberg PsycCritiques Are geniuses born or made?
Dean Keith Simonton PhD, 2009
Accidental Genius: Using Writing to Generate Your Best ...
Also new to this edition: an extensive section on how to refine your raw freewriting into something you can share with the world.
Mark Levy, 2010
Unoriginal Genius: Poetry by Other Means in the New Century
She discusses the processes of choice, framing, and reconfiguration in the work of Brazilian Concretism and Oulipo, both movements now understood as precursors of such hybrid citational texts as Charles Bernstein’s opera libretto ...
Marjorie Perloff, 2010
Gertrude Stein, Modernism, and the Problem of "genius"
Liquid Metal brings together 'seminal' essays that have opened up the study of science fiction to serious critical interrogation.
Barbara Will, 2000
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GENIUS»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term genius is used in the context of the following news items.
Filipino students get gold, bronze awards in GENIUS Olympiad
The four victorious High School students Tiffany Lao, Melissa Cheng, Annicka Koteh, Anjeli Panis who bagged gold and bronze award in ... «Philippine Star, Jul 15»
Love & Mercy: what Brian Wilson's story tells us about genius and …
By portraying the Pet Sounds sessions so extensively, Love & Mercy draws attention to the process of genius, rather than the product alone. «The Conversation AU, Jul 15»
Genius Girl shows elite-college mania
Here's the worst part of it, the part that Genius Girl illustrates so perfectly: This is not about academics. It is not about a monastic love of learning, ... «Santa Fe New Mexican, Jul 15»
Channing Tatum: Magic Mike marketing was 'genius'
Channing Tatum thinks the marketing for 'Magic Mike' was ''genius'' but insists it didn't really portray the seriousness of the drama. «TV3.ie, Jul 15»