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Engelsk navneord: Begin

1. Begin (om person) Israeli statesman (born in Russia) who (as prime minister of Israel) negotiated a peace treaty with Anwar Sadat (then the president of Egypt) (1913-1992)


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Menachem Begin


Eksempler på forekomster af mindre specifikke termernational leader, solon, statesman


Engelsk udsagnsord: begin

1. begin (om ændring) take the first step or steps in carrying out an action


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe began working at dawn.
Who will start?.
Get working as soon as the sun rises!.
The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia.
He began early in the day.
Let's get down to work now.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey begin to move , They begin moving


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)commence, get, get down, set about, set out, start, start out


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE.
Somebody ----s VERB-ing


Mere specifikke termerattack, auspicate, bestir oneself, break in, come on, embark, enter, fall, get cracking, get going, get moving, get rolling, get started, get to, get weaving, jump off, launch, plunge, recommence, strike out


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbegin


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)terminate, end

2. begin (om tilstand) have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe DMZ begins right over the hill.
The second movement begins after the Allegro.
Prices for these homes start at $250,000.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)start


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Something ----s something


Mere specifikke termerbreak out, break out, bud, dawn, erupt, kick in, originate, set in


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbegin, begin, start


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)end, cease, terminate, finish, stop

3. begin (om ændring) set in motion, cause to start


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe U.S. started a war in the Middle East.
The Iraqis began hostilities.
Begin a new chapter in your life.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)commence, lead off, start


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mere specifikke termercommence, embark on, inaugurate, introduce, jump-start, jumpstart, recommence, set off, start, start up, usher in


Medførerbegin, start


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbegin


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)terminate, end

4. begin (om kommunikation) begin to speak or say


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningNow listen, friends,.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey won't begin the story


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s


Mindre specifikke termermouth, speak, talk, utter, verbalise, verbalize

5. begin (om tilstand) be the first item or point, constitute the beginning or start, come first in a series


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe number `one' begins the sequence.
A terrible murder begins the novel.
The convocation ceremony officially begins the semester.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbegin, start

6. begin (om tilstand) have a beginning, of a temporal event


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWW II began in 1939 when Hitler marched into Poland.
The company's Asia tour begins next month.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP


Mindre specifikke termerbe


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbegin, begin, commence, lead off, start, start

7. begin (om tilstand) have a beginning characterized in some specified way


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe novel begins with a murder.
My property begins with the three maple trees.
Her day begins with a workout.
The semester begins with a convocation ceremony.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)start


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP


Mindre specifikke termerbe


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbegin, begin, begin, start, start

8. begin (om adfærd) begin an event that is implied and limited by the nature or inherent function of the direct object


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBegin a cigar.
She started the soup while it was still hot.
We started physics in 10th grade.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)start


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termeract, move


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbegin, start

9. begin (om adfærd) achieve or accomplish in the least degree, usually used in the negative


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis economic measure doesn't even begin to deal with the problem of inflation.
You cannot even begin to understand the problem we had to deal with during the war.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something


Mindre specifikke termeraccomplish, achieve, attain, reach

10. begin (om kommunikation) begin to speak, understand, read, and write a language


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe began Russian at an early age.
We started French in fourth grade.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbegin, commence, get, get down, set about, set out, start, start out









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