incongruity


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the quality of disagreeing

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The cause for the rupture is largely due to the incongruity of purposes that develop in a marriage as a result of frenzied career pursuits and material aspirations.
Slim gym-slipped infant's incongruity, Thus burdened, seldom seen
Summary: Pierre Abou Khater Amphitheater played host to an evening of sweet incongruity Friday evening with "Mounyati.
HAVING listened to Nick Clegg's meritorious aims to increase social mobility on May 22, I was struck by the incongruity of this with the plan to introduce regional pay for civil servants as revealed by the Cabinet Office's Reward, Efficiency and Reform Group two days previously.
Ignoring the incongruity that an article under the banner of "Business View" should espouse communist ideals; the logic and arguments used to support the central proposition were embarrassingly weak and it relied on a series of unlinked incoherent assertions.
In The Kurds of Iraq, Mahir Aziz explores this incongruity, and asks the questions: Who are the Kurds today?
What I do recall is the massive mob, and the incongruity of having a thoroughbred mixed up in the excited throng.
of Swansea, Wales) analyzes historical, aesthetic, and political aspects of juxtaposition and stylistic incongruity deployed by Harlem Renaissance writers Alain Locke, Zora Neale Hurston, and Jean Toomer.
Young readers might enjoy the incongruity of zebras in bed sipping cups of coffee; certainly the visualisation of love and bonding might well resonate.
Also seen bearish for AUD and CAD were the comments from the chairman of the China Banking Regulatory Commission, asking whether positive signs in the economy are for real, noting that the incongruity between the Chinese stock market gains while corporate profits are falling.
Greg Pritchard Unlike Susan Boyle the incongruity of Greg's voice and looks are a bit off-putting.
After all, the mysticism of the man sits in his incongruity, and my first instinct about Digging For Dirt: The Life and Death of ODB is that a delving into the facts and feelings of his physical existence is not only moot, it's troublesome.
I was struck by the incongruity of the wording, which was displayed in fairly close proximity to a television blaring out to everybody's extreme discomfort.
And it's not just a mathematical incongruity, but occurs throughout nature itself, building the case for the mathematical basis of nature itself.