Translation of "start out" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

start out

phrasal verb with start /stɑːt/ US  /stɑːrt/ verb

to begin your life, or the part of your life when you work, in a particular way

My dad started out as a sales assistant in a shop. 我爸爸最初在一家商店当售货员。

(Translation of “start out” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)