Definition: Basic

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Statistics

  • Length: 5 characters
  • Syllables: 2

Lexical Information:

  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • Term used in computing

Grammatical Information:

  • Adjectives modify Nouns

Spelling Notes:

  • With many adjectives ending -IC, the adverb is made by adding ALLY
  • With adjectives ending -IC, PUBLIC is an exception as the adverb is PUBLICLY