Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Beginning"

The meaning of "Beginning" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does The <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of the end. mean?
A: The <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of the end means that there is a period of time where something will BEGIN to end or “finish”. So there is a <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> where the end starts
Q: What does Observe that .... (at the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of sentences) mean?
A: それに気づくべき。
Q: What does ... at the very <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of your title. "Very <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>" how that? mean?
A: where it start
Q: What does Lead in.... ??? I always see it at the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of a topic's book.

HELP ME :( mean?
A: A synonym of it is introduction.
Q: What does to write a new <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> mean?
A: The phrase means to start a "new life." To get over the past basically. The phrase relates to, "writing a new chapter," as well.

People usually say this as books are like living another life and thus, each person has their own "book"

Example sentences using "Beginning"

Q: Please show me example sentences with Recently (at the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of the sentence).
A: Recently there has been a lot of controversy about the EU
Recently I was in the shop and saw your mum
Recently you've been looking pale and tired. are you ok?
Q: Please show me example sentences with From the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> .
A: @Riiisha "He hated me from the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>" :)

To sound more dramatic: "He hated me from the VERY <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>" (┯_┯)

Q: Please show me example sentences with you know what(when you use it in the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of a sentence.).
A: "You know what? I'm done."

"Do you know what time it is?"

I'm sorry, I just don't really understand what context you meant "you know what" in haha
Q: Please show me example sentences with <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>.
A: Check the question to view the answer

Synonyms of "Beginning" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between in the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> and at the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> ?
A: The most important difference is that "in the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>" seems to be an expression describing a whole period of time, while "at the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>" more literally describes a single moment in time, similar to the difference between saying "in the morning" and "at 8 a.m."
Q: What is the difference between It was wrong from the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> and It was wrong from the first. ?
A: “It’s was wrong from the beginning/start” makes more sense
Q: What is the difference between “ In the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>” and “ on the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> “ ?
A: "In the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>" usually shows time. On the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> could be used to point to the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of a book or phrase, but I've not really seen "on the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>" be used in daily conversations.
Q: What is the difference between <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> and starting and opening ?
A: "Beginning" means the first in a sequence; <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of a line, <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of a story, <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of an event.

"Starting" is similar and "start" can often be used the same way as "<span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>." "Starting" means someone is currently doing something from the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>; the tv show is starting, I am starting to make dinner.

"Opening" can mean different things. It can be a verb talking about opening a can of pineapple or opening a pickle jar. Or it can mean the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of something. For example, the opening of a play is the first scene and the opening of a paper could be either the first sentence or first paragraph.
Q: What is the difference between at the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of and in the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of ?
A: Not much difference but I think "At the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>" refers to a very specific point in time, whereas "In the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>" can refer to a point in time during the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> period of time.

Translations of "Beginning"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? レッスンの始めは彼女は勉強に集中していたけど、数分後にはリコーダーで遊び始めた。At the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of the lesson, she focused on studying b...
A: At the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of the lesson, she concentrated on studying but a few minutes later she started playing with a recorder.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? does it sound natural? : at the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of summer I’m going on the gymnastic camp.
A: Yes it sounds fine
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? In the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>, I started my major in Broadcasting and Hosting Arts, but later I discovered an even greater passion.
A: I'm back (:
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Can I use 'and' <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of the sentence
A: Yes, you can.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? It's the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> past six. It's 3,7 or 9 minutes past six.
A: 1. It's just past six.
2. It's just after six.

Other questions about "Beginning"

Q: "Do you love me as much as you loved me in the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>?" does this sound natural?
A: It's grammatically correct but a bit redundant. I would suggest this:
"Do you love me as much as you did in the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span>?"
Q: I'm thinking to make the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> time earlier.. The Earlier is the more convenient for you guys maybe? Or it doesn't matter? does this sound natural?
A: What you want to say is "I'm thinking of making the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> time earlier...Is earlier more convenient for you guys? Or does it not matter?" (Or does it not matter means "Or is it that it doesn't matter" but that would be unnatural to say)
Q: At the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of English conversations, it is polite to ask how the person is after saying hello and let them speak first. does this sound natural?
A: Yes, but English people in general don't care how you are when they ask. They will always say good or okay or alright. eg.
Hey how are you?
Good thanks you?
Yeah good thanks.
Q: I will use Chinese to explain it from <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> to end one time, then I will use Chinese and English explain it again. does this sound natural?
A: I will explain it once in Chinese from <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> to end, then I will explain it again in both Chinese and English. ^_^
Q: But&amp;And at the Beginning of a Sentence

In Japan, BUT or AND shouldn't be used at the <span class="dictionary_keyword">beginning</span> of a sentence as it is too frank or grammatically wrong.
However, I have seen such BUTs and ANDs many times ...
A: Exactly. If you abide by the formal rules of English grammar in casual conversation, some people find rather off putting.

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