What prompted you to write your first book, at the start of your legal career?
You see, at the start I knew I did not just want to throw together a collection of very tiny stories.
In all, the Observatory says it has documented 125,835 casualties since the start of the rebellion on March 18, 2011.
But some, the ones with real stick-to-it-iveness, join a gym and start a program like CrossFit.
Twelve hours after the ship left Cozumel, at about 5:30 a.m. on Sunday, the Shanars awoke with a start.
We will start at daybreak with our friend, and a half-breed as a guide.
At the start, his career was like that of most boys entering Woodbridge from a high school.
The wedding party is just going to start, and then we can go too.
"Now start her, Mr. Mate," said he to Washburn, as he crawled over the rail to the deck.
"I thought Communion-tables were an Evangelical start," said Sally irreverently.
Old English *steortian, *stiertan, Kentish variants of styrtan "to leap up" (related to starian "to stare"), from Proto-Germanic *sturtjan- (cf. Old Frisian stirta "to fall, tumble," Middle Dutch sterten, Dutch storten "to rush, fall," Old High German sturzen, German stürzen "to hurl, throw, plunge"), of unknown origin.
From "move or spring suddenly," sense evolved by late 14c. to "awaken suddenly, flinch or recoil in alarm," and 1660s to "cause to begin acting or operating." Meaning "begin to move, leave, depart" is from 1821. The connection is probably from sporting senses ("to force an animal from its lair," late 14c.).
Related: Started; starting. To start something "cause trouble" is 1917, American English colloquial. Starting block first recorded 1937.
late 14c., "a sudden movement," from start (v.); meaning "act of beginning to build a house" is from 1946. That of "opportunity at the beginning of a career or course of action" is from 1849. False start first attested 1850.