Word of the Week

What’s the meaning of… BEGIN?

This is a word most of you should know, but let’s be honest, many of you forget its past form.

BEGIN (verb): to commence, to start, to do the first part of something.

Past simple: Began / Participle: Begun / Gerund: Beginning

Classes begin on the 1st October

I was bored in the beginning of the film

The verb begin is a very good option to substitute “start”, a verb you sometimes use a bit too much. If you want to make examples please write them on the comments below.

Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.