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I loved the beginning of the book but hated the rest.
There is no need to start at the beginning of each section.
It was the beginning of a friendship that would last his whole life.
He knew they'd be friends right from the beginning.
If it's anything like last year's party, it'll be dull from beginning to end.
This success marked the beginning of a new phase in his career.
To me, this moment was both an ending and a new beginning.
In the beginning I found it hard to concentrate, but now it's much easier.
The company has come a long way since its humble beginnings 70 years ago.
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