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Words nearby basic vocabulary
Example sentences from the Web for basic vocabulary
We were barely into the appetizer when he asked a fairly basic question—where did my family live?
The training, at least as described by the U.S. military, is incredibly basic.Pentagon Insider on New Plan to Fight ISIS: ‘Of Course It’s Not Enough’|Nancy A. Youssef|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Nothing in it was meant to change the basic operations of the capitalist economy or to intervene aggressively in class relations.
And yet—as any private who went through basic can tell you—good weapons training means not shooting wildly 14 times.A Veteran’s View: NYC Cold War Between Cops and City Hall|Matt Gallagher|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I was put in a solitary confinement completely cut off from the outside world without even enjoying basic prisoner rights.A Daughter’s Plea: Free My Father from Prison in Iran|Mitra Pourshajari, Movements.Org, Advancing Human Rights|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Nuclei and certain other structures in the blood are stained by the basic dyes, and are hence called basophilic.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
I hope you are able to bear the brunt of the battle, for my vocabulary will scarcely carry me through ten words.
This word, as well as the one last-named, is very expressive in the vocabulary of the vulgar.
The strength, the originality, the true raison d'être of the Provençal speech resides in its rich vocabulary.Frdric Mistral|Charles Alfred Downer
What we call curiosity in the ape is the basic form of the characteristic which we call attention or observation in man.Man And His Ancestor|Charles Morris