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17:50 Aug 4, 2004
English to English translations [PRO] Other / science and politics
English term or phrase:out of skew
We know that rate of increase in average global temperature is out of skew with anything before, and that amount of warming has already produced significant changes on this planet,” Kennedy says.
"Out of skew" is double talk, even if JFK (or another Kennedy) did use it. :-) BTW, the answer you chose is wrong; as noted below, this is a good reason to wait the recommended 24 hours before choosing the "right" answer.
18:47 Aug 4, 2004
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out of sorts
Explanation: nowhere near what the average has been in the past.
yolanda Speece Local time: 06:31 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 4