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Translation of "begin" - English-Spanish dictionary

begin

verb /biˈɡin/ ( present participle beginning, past tense began /biˈɡan/, past participle begun /biˈɡan/)
to come or bring, into being, to start empezar, comenzar He began to talk The meeting began early.
beginning noun
comienzo the beginning of the story.
beginner noun
someone who is just learning how to do something principiante ’Does he paint well?’ ’He’s not bad for a beginner’.
to begin with
at first al principio I didn’t like him to begin with, but now he’s one of my best friends.
firstly para empezar, en primer lugar There are many reasons why I don’t like her – to begin with, she’s always lying.
(Definition of begin from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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