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    jctgf is offline Key Member
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    "basing on" vs "on what basis"

    hi,

    1) are you basing on what to say this?

    2) on what are you basing this/that?

    3) you are basing that/this on what?

    4) on what basis are you saying that?

    do all the sentences above mean the same? are them all good and natural English?

    thanks,
    JC

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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Re: "basing on" vs "on what basis"

    1 doesn't work. The others are OK, though 3 is fairly colloquial.

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