begin translation English to Japanese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "begin" - English-Japanese dictionary


/bɪˈɡɪn/ ( present participle beginning, past tense began, past participle begun)
A1 to start to happen
What time does the movie begin?
A2 to start to do something
~し始める, ~を開始する
She began to cry.
begin with something B1 to have something at the start
Local phone numbers begin with 01224.
to begin with B1 at the start of a situation
最初は, 初めは
To begin with, I was very nervous.
to begin with used to give the first important reason for something
まず, 第一に
The hotel was awful! To begin with, our room was too small.
(Definition of begin from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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