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It was actually a bit like watching one of those mismatched schoolboy games. The Sun (2016)The deepest irony of all is the philosophical mismatch between these two groups. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There is also a mismatch between where people want to die and current trends in place of death. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The standard mismatched couple who must move from instant loathing to love are together at the beginning of the movie. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This five-part reality series throws together pairs of mismatched singletons to find out. The Sun (2006)Romantic sparks fly between the mismatched pair, above. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But the performance is about more than just this mismatched pair 's trivial tics and quirks. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Romantic sparks fly between the mismatched pair, but will they survive long enough to act on them? Times, Sunday Times (2014)The mismatched detective duo are back and this time they go on the trail of a former policeman selling impounded weaponry to criminal gang bosses. The Sun (2012)The quaint café is a mix of mismatched furniture, flowery tea seats and delicious home-cooked dishes. The Sun (2016)The official said that sham weddings were frequently performed by'very mismatched couples' who turned up in anoraks. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Once there, you cannot find anywhere stable to sit because the chairs are so mismatched that one or two don't have enough legs to stand up properly. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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