• Noun: 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)
• Verb: take the first step or steps in carrying out an action; examples: "We 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"
• Verb: have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense; examples: "The DMZ begins right over the hill", "The second movement begins after the Allegro", "Prices for these homes start at $250,000"
• Verb: set in motion, cause to start; examples: "The U.S. started a war in the Middle East", "The Iraqis began hostilities", "begin a new chapter in your life"
• Verb: begin to speak or say; example: "Now listen, friends," he bega"
• Verb: be the first item or point, constitute the beginning or start, come first in a series; examples: "The number `one' begins the sequence", "A terrible murder begins the novel", "The convocation ceremony officially begins the semester"
• Verb: have a beginning, of a temporal event; examples: "WW II began in 1939 when Hitler marched into Poland", "The company's Asia tour begins next month"
• Verb: have a beginning characterized in some specified way; examples: "The 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"
• Verb: begin an event that is implied and limited by the nature or inherent function of the direct object; examples: "begin a cigar", "She started the soup while it was still hot", "We started physics in 10th grade"
• Verb: achieve or accomplish in the least degree, usually used in the negative; examples: "This 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"
• Verb: begin to speak, understand, read, and write a language; examples: "She began Russian at an early age", "We started French in fourth grade"
But I think it's very key that there's a plan for Haiti. And we have to begin to - as progressives and people who are concerned about Haiti and have been concerned about Haiti, we have to begin to build some sort of consensus, a movement around the Haiti that the Haitians envision.
Don't think you are going to go on forever because you are not and begin to plan something that will compensate as you reduce your capacities to leap or turn on this or that or the other, begin thinking of something else.
Under adversity, under oppression, the words begin to fail, the easy words begin to fail. In order to convey things accurately, the human being is almost forced to find the most precise words possible, which is a precondition for literature.
The world reacts very strangely to people they see on TV, and I can begin to understand how anchor monsters are made. If you're not careful, you can become used to being treated as though you're special and begin to expect it. For a reporter, that's the kiss of death.
It is a process of discovery. It's being quiet enough and undisturbed enough for a period of time so that the songs can begin to sort of peek out, and you begin to have emotional experiences in a musical way.