Synonyms for basics
- brass tacks
- first steps
- nuts and bolts
- the three R's
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BASICS
But they either can't, or won't, take the time to learn the basics of the field they want to excel in.
Production of the basics had become so profuse that poverty in the old sense of the word had become nonsensical.
We must keep that edge, and to do so we need to begin renewing the basics--starting with our educational system.
All skills begin with the basics of reading and math, which are supposed to be learned in the early grades of our schools.
This nation will not go back to the days of simply shuffling children along from grade to grade without them learning the basics.
It is hovering on the borders of a region containing this planet we are to land on—a region operating on other basics.
In some way both sets of basics operate in either conflict or compromise.
This Nation will not go back to the days of simply shuffling children along from grade to grade without them learning the basics.
That was one of the basics they had lost, years ago—their belief that life would arise on any planet capable of supporting it.
He sketched quickly on the layout pad, first in greys, then filling in with the three basics.