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開始, かいし

  • kaishi
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • start
  • commencement
  • beginning
  • initiation

Examples of 開始,かいし in a Sentence

何時搭乗開始です
What time does boarding begin?
ゲーム開始にはが吹かれる。
A whistle is blown at the start of a game.
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そこたどりついたときもう開始時刻になっているだろう
It'll be opening time, time I get down there.
試合開始午後
The play begins at 2 p.m.
They began to make violent attacks against the enemy.
The police have started a nationwide hunt for the criminal.
He immediately started the next attack on the republic.
Will we be in time for the beginning of the party?
A telephone recording tells you what time the concert starts.

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