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basic education



  1. (in India) education in which all teaching is correlated with the learning of a craft

Example Sentences Including 'basic education'

"There is a real need for basic education on personal finance.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
An understanding of architecture should be part of our culture and part of our basic education.
Globe and Mail (2003)
Businesses will be given incentives to allow employees time off to do more training, particularly in basic education and skills.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
Like Kaspar learning to walk and write at sixteen, I was receiving a basic education at twenty-one.
John Walsh ARE YOU TALKING TO ME?: A Life Through the Movies (2004)
The former education secretary was chosen for his outstanding contribution to the development and promotion of basic education in India.
India Today (2000)
Why had he not been taught these things as part of his basic education ?
Hocke, Martin The Ancient and Solitary Reign


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