Translation of comenzar in English:



  • to begin al comenzar el día at the beginning of the day comenzaré contigo I will begin o start with you comenzar + ger to begin by -ing comenzó diciendo que … she began o [formal] commenced by saying that …comenzar a + inf comenzaron a disparar they started firing o to fire, they opened fire comenzar por algo to begin with sth comencemos por la catedral let us begin with the cathedral comenzar por + inf to begin by -ing comenzaron por amenazarme they began by threatening me

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Word of the day aglomeración
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.