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    base and basis

    Dear teachers,

    May I replace base in "she needed coaching on a regular basis" with basis?

    Looking forward to hearing from you.
    Thank you in advance.

    Jiang

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    #2

    Re: base and basis

    Basis is the correct choice. You can't use base in your sentence.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: base and basis

    Thank you very much for your explanation. Could you explain to me why?
    Looking forward to hearing from you.
    Jiang

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    Re: base and basis

    http://www.ldoceonline.com/dictionary/base_2
    Which of the above definitions do you think fits your sentence?
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