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Skits

German translation: Sketch

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English term or phrase:Skits
German translation:Sketch
Entered by: Sandra Peters-Schöbel
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19:34 Feb 18, 2009
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation / Basketball
English term or phrase: Skits
could anyone help me? context: a report about the Fall Break at Kansas university. What are the *skits* they are performing to celebrate the start of the season?

I searched the www, but didn't get a clue.
Sandra Peters-Schöbel
Germany
Local time: 11:27
Sketch
Explanation:
you can get the definition by entering:
definition of "skits".
The reply is: a short, usual comic dramatic performance or work.

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Note added at 6 mins (2009-02-18 19:40:58 GMT)
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Mehrzahl : sketches

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Note added at 16 mins (2009-02-18 19:51:08 GMT)
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to Asker: any school break, spring or fall or any other time, is obviously cause for celebration .....
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swisstell
Italy
Local time: 11:27
Grading comment
So thanks a lot to all of you. I won't take the skits (or sketches) too literally but remember my own end of term. I understand that it is rather fun and party. What it looks like in detail is certainly depending on each school..
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5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +5
skits
Sketch


Explanation:
you can get the definition by entering:
definition of "skits".
The reply is: a short, usual comic dramatic performance or work.

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Note added at 6 mins (2009-02-18 19:40:58 GMT)
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Mehrzahl : sketches

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Note added at 16 mins (2009-02-18 19:51:08 GMT)
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to Asker: any school break, spring or fall or any other time, is obviously cause for celebration .....

swisstell
Italy
Local time: 11:27
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
So thanks a lot to all of you. I won't take the skits (or sketches) too literally but remember my own end of term. I understand that it is rather fun and party. What it looks like in detail is certainly depending on each school..
Notes to answerer
Asker:

Asker: So someone does perform funny sketches to amuse the public? I couldn't imagine that...


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Heidi Lind
0 min
  -> vielen Dank, Heidi!

agree  Inge Meinzer
15 mins
  -> danke, Inge

agree  Ingeborg Gowans: yes, absolutely
26 mins
  -> thanks a lot, Ingeborg !

agree  Kitty Maerz: natürlich
2 hrs
  -> Thank you, Kitty!

agree  David Moore: Totally...
12 hrs
  -> thanks, David
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