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What follows is a personal story about my own conflation of the terms to illuminate the motivations behind such a conflation.
The appointment of the well-regarded man and manager Roy Hodgson is the acceptable conflation of business and football interests.
COP OUT (1hr 47 mins) Certificate: Starring: Morgan, Ana Director: Star rating: The screen chemistry between actors Bruce Willis, as veteran detective Jimmy Monroe, and Tracy Morgan, as partner Paul Hodges, is inert, and the conflation of crime thriller and buddy comedy doesn't quite gel.
The conflation of crime thriller and buddy comedy doesn't gel and Smith is poorly equipped to energise the occasional action sequences including a shoot-out and a car chase through a cemetery that culminates in one vehicle driving into an open grave and the baddie being thrown through the windscreen into a gravestone.
"The document is a conflation of historical background, repetition of statements in earlier reports, unverified assertions of facts and broad generalizations," said a statement by the Sri Lanka's Ministry of Disaster Management and Human Rights.
Among her topics are from monsters to deceivers in the early 19th century, the conflation of hermaphrodites and sexual perverts at the turn of the 20th century, and the politics of naming.
In fact, a sub-text of this issue might be the conflation of 'documentary' (i.e.
Drag Me To Hell recalls his seminal Evil Dead series with its queasy conflation of gore and dark humour, plus the reappearance of flying eyeballs.
Details aside, conflation of conflict zones starting with the letter L constitutes a clean break from the conflations of previous administrations, such as George W.
The deliberate conflation of proposals to allow Muslims to police their own marriages - and only where both parties agree - with lashing and capital punishment in tyrannical Muslim states like Saudi Arabia (best friend of New Labour and Tory governments alike) was a disgusting spectacle.
deals with a universal reality through the experiences of Black women," explains Simmons, noting the conflation of Eurocentrism and universalism.
In Cambodia the conflation of sex work and trafficking has led to interventions such as forced rescue that may inadvertently increase vulnerability to HIV, by removing sex workers' earning potential, thereby adding extra costs to existing debts.
But the steps are banal and conventional, placing the emphasis on the cheap, but clearly expensive, trick of TV closed circuitry and screens (about a dozen of them in varying sizes), the device of partially hiding the physical action behind a barrage of scenic flats, and most of all the campy conflation of two novellas, one about a young man who becomes the lover of an older rock star and another concerned with a woman of mature years who fancies herself as Catherine Deneuve.