Polish English Dictionary

język polski - English

podstawa in English:

1. basis


She visits the dentist on a regular basis, so she seldom gets toothaches.
Sixty percent of Japanese adult males drink alcoholic beverages on a regular basis.
Few people are on a first name basis with the president.
Make that book your basis.
For rock it's hard to know on what basis you should call something 'hi-fi'.
Investing abroad on your national currency basis will not always be profitable.
Although we may intend to judge a person on the basis of his or her personal qualities, they are not visible at first sight.
Do you agree that workers should be chosen on the basis of their education and experience?
The basis of this system is that the students must take turns in teaching, they have to help each other.
For delayed flights, seasonal adjustments are made on the basis of the original flight date and so refunds of air-mile difference will not be made.
Although astrology has no scientific basis, it's very popular and it seems that many people believe in it.

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2. base


Soldiers found enemy`s base.
Base jumping is an extreme sport.
Roger Miller entered the United States Army at the age of seventeen. He was sent to an army base near Atlanta, Georgia.
How many of you are there at the base?
I must needs do him that justice to declare, that I never observed in him but an abhorrence to all base things.
His remuneration consists of a base salary plus commissions.
From the castle we could see the whole curve of the river around its base.
You stand the axis on the base and then proceed to stack up each part, staggering their position.
Touch the base of the lamp once to turn it on and twice to turn it off.
I have tried to compile the ideas that you proposed prior to the meeting, so that we can use them as the base for the discussion.
On base and off, buckle your seat-belts.
Comedians base their jokes on tragic situations like violent death or serious accidents.
based on
She buys pizza bases at the supermarket because it is quicker than making them.
A base service performed for a person of very high degree may become a very honorific office; as for instance the office of a Maid of Honor or of a Lady in Waiting to the Queen, or the King's Master of the Horse or his Keeper of the Hounds.

English word "podstawa"(base) occurs in sets:

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3. footing


If you were footing the bill, you wouldn't say that.
We need to install poles in a concrete footing.
Liberty, as we all know, cannot flourish in a country that is permanently on a war footing, or even a near war footing. Permanent crisis justifies permanent control of everybody and everything by the agencies of central government.

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4. foundation


The rumor was without foundation.
He set up a charitable foundation to help sufferers of the disease.
Simplicity of life, even the barest, is not a misery, but the very foundation of refinement.
Our company had the fortieth anniversary of its foundation.
Researchers at the Gorilla Foundation have to spell out words like "c-a-n-d-y" and "g-u-m" when Koko is nearby.
National Foundation Day (February 11): day for commemorating the founding of the nation and for fostering patriotic feelings.
Well, I didn't buy them, but later someone brought three baby kittens to the Gorilla Foundation.
The Mozilla Foundation released the latest version of its email/news-client software, "Thunderbird 2.0.0.14" on May 1st.
The association has excluded amateurs ever since its foundation.
I always use a foundation, concealer, lipstick and lip gloss, eye liners and shadows.
The foundation alone could cost what a whole house had before
foundation was laid
foundation - the hard, solid base that supports a structure
It is foolish of you to build a castle in the air while forgetting to drive in pilings for its foundation.
Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves.

English word "podstawa"(foundation) occurs in sets:

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5. attitude


compliant attitude
This attitude, the Protestant work ethic, still influences Americans today.
One of the Lojban features are a lot of words that express feelings and the attitude.
I feel it unfortunate that there is little of this kind of humble attitude amongst Japanese debaters.
So it is essential that you take the attitude of looking up yourself the information you feel necessary.
This may be because of a change in people's attitude toward marriage and the sharp increase of fast food restaurants and convenience stores which are open 24 hours a day and enable young people to live more easily.
The seventy-year-old man kept his twenty-year-old wife at home all the time; he had a dog-in-the-manger attitude.
If you have a positive attitude, you are looking for ways to solve the problems that you can solve, and you are letting go of the things over which you have no control.
Could it be that her prickly attitude is just because she has period pains? No, couldn't be.
Up to now we've been taking a casual relaxed attitude toward our relationship but I want to start looking at us more critically.
As much as 90 percent of happiness comes from elements such as attitude, life control and relationships.
His attitude towards me has changed recently. He was rather cold at first. Now, it seems that he really likes me.
Of course it is not a nurse's job to clean the floor, but the attitude was all wrong. I just cleaned it myself.
Over the years, there’s been a general change in attitude towards football; it’s not regarded as a men’s sport any more.
You should really change your attitude towards work. (Naprawdę powinieneś zmienić swoją postawę wobec pracy.) What is your attitude towards other religions? (Jakie jest twoje nastawienie wobec innych religii?)

English word "podstawa"(attitude) occurs in sets:

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6. cornerstone


cornerstone a stone representing the starting place in the construction of a monumental building. Usually it has the date carved on it
Trust is the cornerstone of their relationship.
It was during repair work at the Massachusetts State House in Boston that the time capsule was discovered hidden in the cornerstone.
Freedom of speech is the cornerstone of democracy.
In most countries, the family unit is still the cornerstone of society.
They are important cornerstones in...
this is the cornerstone of my coaching practice and what I teach is really
Make solidarity and equal rights the cornerstone of public policy.

English word "podstawa"(cornerstone) occurs in sets:

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7. baseboard


Pulling out the oven and scrubbing the baseboards behind it?
You don't forget to wipe the walls and clean the baseboards.

8. basis of



9. essential


This is essentiale
Pocket calculators are as cheap to buy as a pair of socks, and as essential to thousands of British school children as a pencil and eraser.
From our human experience and history, at least as far as I am informed, I know that everything essential and great has only emerged when human beings had a home and were rooted in a tradition. Today’s literature is, for instance, largely destructive.
Those who would give up Essential Liberty to purchase a little Temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.
An essential condition for a helpful interview is a quiet room in which doctor and parents can sit comfortably and in private without being interrupted.
I'm sure you're thinking to yourself, 'Why is this guy making such a big deal of this?' But make no mistake. This is essential.
The command of communication skills in multiple languages is essential to any company providing goods and services on the world market.
Some knowledge of foreign languages, of Spanish in particular, is essential.
Some Westerners may think our houses are lacking in everything they consider essential.
When the articles of incorporation are complete it is essential to go to the notary public's office to undertake certification of the articles drawn up.
she's a spacial filmmaker, she has absolutly incredible way of telling the story, and it was essential
Elle magazine has a great section on fall’s essential boots and bags.
The essential problem to choose summer holiday will be absence one of my colleague at work.

English word "podstawa"(essential) occurs in sets:

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