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In the apartment he produced the basics - wine, bread, pate, cheese. THE IMAGE OF LAURA (2002)I will do my best to educate myself from the scrolls, even as I teach you the basics of what I know. THE GOLDEN FOOL: BOOK TWO OF THE TAWNY MAN (2002)Such basics are taken for granted -- or can be easily worked upon, given time. THE CALLIGRAPHER (2002)
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British English: basics /ˈbeɪsɪks/ NOUN
The basics of something are its simplest, most important elements, ideas, or principles, in contrast to more complicated or detailed ones.
They will concentrate on teaching the basics of reading, writing, and arithmetic.
- American English: basics
- Arabic: أَسَاسِيات
- Brazilian Portuguese: fundamentos
- Chinese: 要素
- Croatian: osnove
- Czech: základy
- Danish: grundlag
- Dutch: grondbeginselen
- European Spanish: lo esencial
- Finnish: perusteet
- French: essentiel
- German: Grundlagen
- Greek: θεμελιώδη
- Italian: basi
- Japanese: 基本
- Korean: 기본 원리
- Norwegian: det grunnleggende
- Polish: podstawy
- European Portuguese: fundamentos
- Romanian: bazele
- Russian: основы
- Spanish: conceptos básicos
- Swedish: från grunden
- Thai: สิ่งที่เป็นพื้นฐาน
- Turkish: temel bilgiler
- Ukrainian: основи
- Vietnamese: những vấn đề cơ bản
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