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An example use of sky in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… bright flares into the sky and it is …”
Sky is the uppermost layer of the atmosphere.
the word sky occurs in english on average 49.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.