Meaning of BASIS in English
1 starting point
▪ firm , solid , sound
VERB + BASIS
▪ form , provide
▪ ~ for
The proposal provides a sound ~ for a book.
▪ have no ~ in sth
These allegations have no ~ in fact.
▪ consistent , factual , rational , scientific , theoretical
▪ on the ~ of
We took our decision on the ~ of the information we had.
▪ ~ for
The whole ~ for your argument is false.
3 way sth is done/organized
▪ annual , daily , day-to-day , monthly , weekly , yearly , etc.
Staff are employed on a monthly ~.
▪ permanent , temporary
▪ casual , part-time , voluntary
▪ ad hoc , case-by-case
Each application is considered on a case-by-case ~.
▪ on a … ~
Oxford Collocations English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний . 2012