is this ok?

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Nowadays I spend most of my time trying to improve my pronunciation and sentence construction. the English I have learned at schools in ... can never - never - match or replace the real experience of talking to native speakers in a daily basis situation.

hi,
is this sentence ok?
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Nowadays I spend most of my time trying to improve my pronunciation and sentence construction. The English I have learned at schools in ... can never - never - match or replace the real experience of talking to native speakers on a daily basis.

This is better.

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Could it be 'daily-based situation' instead of 'daily basis situation'?

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On a daily basis is chiefly American. Daily should be good enough.
 

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On a daily basis is chiefly American. Daily should be good enough.
hi,
how would be the sentence if I use only "daily"?
"...talking daily to native speakers." ?
"...talking to native speakers daily." ?
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Nowadays I spend most of my time trying to improve my pronunciation and sentence construction. The English I have learned at schools in ... can never, ever, match or replace the real experience of conversing with native speakers on a daily basis.
 

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Nowadays I spend most of my time trying to improve my pronunciation and sentence construction. The English I have learned at schools in ... can never, ever, match or replace the real experience of conversing with native speakers on a daily basis.

thanks.
"To converse" is actually a very formal verb, isn't it.
Do you think people on the streets would understand me if I spoke like this? I fear to sound cocky or stuck-up.
I am actually trying to learn and speak a more colloquial English.
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In this sentence it is fine to use - it carries the meaning of interactive communication.

It is not a word you will often want to use in ordinary speech.
 
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