English to Afrikaans Meaning :: start

begin, aanskakel
Start :
- beginbeginvoorgeregbeginbegin

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Noun(1) the beginning of anything(2) the time at which something is supposed to begin(3) a turn to be a starter (in a game at the beginning(4) a sudden involuntary movement(5) the act of starting something(6) a line indicating the location of the start of a race or a game(7) a signal to begin (as in a race(8) the advantage gained by beginning early (as in a race
Verb(1) take the first step or steps in carrying out an action(2) set in motion, cause to start(3) leave(4) have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense(5) bring into being(6) get off the ground(7) move or jump suddenly, as if in surprise or alarm(8) get going or set in motion(9) begin or set in motion(10) begin work or acting in a certain capacity, office or job(11) play in the starting lineup(12) have a beginning characterized in some specified way(13) begin an event that is implied and limited by the nature or inherent function of the direct object(14) bulge outward

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(1) Malachi and Lilith looked round with a start at the sound of the voice.(2) I had quite a start when I saw him(3) fees start at Ôö¼├║300(4) He bustled Ouija Board into fifth soon after the start and held his position until the field quickened down the back stretch.(5) If Swindon council really is intent on saving money, it could do worse than start by looking at its advertising policy.(6) she decided to start running every day(7) An early start will enable you to compensate for the inevitable traffic jam or late taxi.(8) The scheme is aimed at alleviating some of the initial costs people face when they start work after a period of unemployment.(9) After having accepted the invite, two hours before the start of the game he phoned me to say he wasn't coming.(10) Cricket commitments meant that I was always going to be an hour late for the start .(11) Kelsey awoke with a start and shook her head a few times to get rid of her dream.(12) the start of the film is very scary(13) He is lobbying parliament to make changes to the educational system to encourage people to start their own businesses.(14) the woman gave a nervous start(15) Wherever they take their instruments and PVC trousers, these Bond dames seem to start trouble.(16) I didn't know where to start
Related Words
(1) to start ::
om te begin
(2) start over ::
(3) start out ::
(4) start off ::
(5) start work ::
begin werk
(6) start again ::
begin weer
(7) to start with ::
om te begin met
(8) start from scratch ::
begin van vooraf
(9) at the start ::
by die begin
1. beginning ::
2. onset ::
3. lead ::
4. advantageous beginning ::
voordelig begin
5. jerk ::
7. jump ::
8. starting line ::
9. head start ::
10. kickoff ::
11. commencement ::
12. starting signal ::
begin sein
13. begin ::
14. arise ::
15. establish ::
16. commence ::
'n aanvang neem
18. activate ::
19. begin working ::
begin werk
20. flinch ::
21. set forth ::
23. get ::
24. initiate ::
25. take up ::
neem op
26. get going ::
die gang te kom
27. jump ::
28. pop ::
Different Forms
start, started, starter, starters, starting, starts
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

- Start throwing grenades.
- I\'m all out.

- Start throwing grenades. - I'm all out.

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 7

There, that\'s a start.

There, that's a START.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 3

I\'ll start you off easy.
Electric eel, puffer fish, shrimp.

I'll START you off easy. Electric eel, puffer fish, shrimp.

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 9

President Siebert,
would you like to start?

President Siebert, would you like to START?

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 19

Quarter-saw the timber and start building.

Quarter-saw the timber and START building.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 5

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