to start with

to start with
1) as a beginning, or as the first thing

Let's have a few easy questions to start with.

2) used for introducing the first or the most important point to support an argument or opinion

Well, to start with, you haven't got the right qualifications.


English dictionary. 2014.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать курсовую

Look at other dictionaries:

  • start with a bang — start well, start fast, off to a good start    The party will start with a bang if Elton arrives by hot air balloon …   English idioms

  • Start with a Strong and Persistent Desire — Infobox Album Name = Start With A Strong And Persistent Desire Type = Album Artist = Vex Red Released = July 16, 2002 Recorded = Late 2001 2002 Genre = Alternative rock Length = 51:03 Label = EMI International Producer = Ross Robinson Reviews =… …   Wikipedia

  • start\ with — • (to) begin with • (to) start with adv. phr. As a preliminary statement; in the first place. To begin with, you are far too young to get married …   Словарь американских идиом

  • start with — • begin with • start with at first; first of all; at the beginning …   Idioms and examples

  • to start with — phrasal : at the beginning standing cans in brine will not stop souring for several hours if the milk is warm to start with Farmer s Weekly (South Africa) * * * at the beginning of a series of events or period of time she wasn t very keen on the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • to start with — ► to start with as the first thing to be taken into account. Main Entry: ↑start …   English terms dictionary

  • start with — Begin with …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • The Numbers Start with the River — Produced by Donald Wrye Editing by Robert Estrin Release date(s) 1971 Running time 15 minutes …   Wikipedia

  • to start with — as the first thing to be taken into account. → start …   English new terms dictionary

  • to start with — first of all, to begin with …   English contemporary dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”