2. So the book had a private beginning. 因此本书有一个私人的开始。
3. But the outside world was beginning to change. 但是外面的世界正开始发生变化。
1. the event consisting of the start of something
2. the time at which something is supposed to begin
3. the first part or section of something
4. the place where something begins, where it springs into being
5. the act of starting something adj.
1. serving to begin