BEGAN in Classic Quotes

Simple words can express big ideas - learn how great writers to make beautiful sentences with common words.
Quotes from Dubliners by James Joyce
Free Online Vocabulary Test
K12, SAT, GRE, IELTS, TOEFL
 Search Panel
Word:
You may input your word or phrase.
Author:
Book:
 
Stems:
If search object is a contraction or phrase, it'll be ignored.
Sort by:
Each search starts from the first page. Its result is limited to the first 17 sentences. If you upgrade to a VIP account, you will see up to 500 sentences for one search.
Common Search Words
 Current Search - began in Dubliners
1  Then he began to talk of school and of books.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In AN ENCOUNTER
2  He began to speak on the subject of chastising boys.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In AN ENCOUNTER
3  He began to puff again at his pipe without giving us his theory.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In THE SISTERS
4  Mahony began to play the Indian as soon as we were out of public sight.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In AN ENCOUNTER
5  He began to puff at his pipe, no doubt arranging his opinion in his mind.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In THE SISTERS
6  When she had gone I began to walk up and down the room, clenching my fists.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In ARABY
7  Desisting from this, he began to wander about the far end of the field, aimlessly.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In AN ENCOUNTER
8  After that he began to mope by himself, talking to no one and wandering about by himself.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In THE SISTERS
9  The cat escaped once more and Mahony began to throw stones at the wall she had escaladed.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In AN ENCOUNTER
10  I sat staring at the clock for some time and, when its ticking began to irritate me, I left the room.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In ARABY
11  My aunt went in and the old woman, seeing that I hesitated to enter, began to beckon to me again repeatedly with her hand.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In THE SISTERS
12  The granite stone of the bridge was beginning to be warm and I began to pat it with my hands in time to an air in my head.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In AN ENCOUNTER
13  It began to confess to me in a murmuring voice and I wondered why it smiled continually and why the lips were so moist with spittle.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In THE SISTERS
14  We followed him with our eyes and saw that when he had gone on for perhaps fifty paces he turned about and began to retrace his steps.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In AN ENCOUNTER
15  He began to speak to us about girls, saying what nice soft hair they had and how soft their hands were and how all girls were not so good as they seemed to be if one only knew.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In AN ENCOUNTER
16  He chased a crowd of ragged girls, brandishing his unloaded catapult and, when two ragged boys began, out of chivalry, to fling stones at us, he proposed that we should charge them.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In AN ENCOUNTER
17  But when the restraining influence of the school was at a distance I began to hunger again for wild sensations, for the escape which those chronicles of disorder alone seemed to offer me.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In AN ENCOUNTER
Your search result possibly is over 17 sentences. If you upgrade to a VIP account, you will see up to 500 sentences for one search.