Japanese 141 - Stem-form + 始める and 終える

QuestionAnswer
to finish (something), to end (something)
えるoeru
The mouse finished eating the cheese.
ネズミ は チーズ を べ えました。nezumi ha tiizu wo tabe oemasita.
wine
ワインwain
Please finish drinking the wine.
ワイン を み えて ください。wain wo nomi oete kudasai.
war
せんそうsensou
Judea (southern Palestine)
ユダヤyudaya
Jewish person
ユダヤじんyudayazin
Canada
カナダkanada
to begin (something)
はじめるhazimeru
After the war, many Jewish people began coming to Canada.
せんそう の あと に たくさん の ユダヤじん が カナダ に  はじめました。sensou no ato ni takusan no yudayazin ga kanada ni ki hazimemasita.

Note: the subject marker is more appropriate than in this context. The subject of the sentence is たくさんのユダヤ人 (many Jewish people), and in this case, is typically used because it is introducing new, non-contrastive information.

spring, springtime
はるharu
park
こうえんkouen
Rabbits start going to the park in the spring.
ウサギ は はる に こうえん へ き はじめます。usagi ha haru ni kouen he iki hazimemasu.

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