Ulysses by James Joyce
began

Leopold Bloom Telemachus
Nestor
Proteus
Calypso
Lotus-Eaters
Hades
Aeolus
Lestrygonians
Scylla and Charybdis
Wandering Rocks
Sirens
Cyclops
Nausicaa
Oxen of the Sun
Circe
Eumeus
Ithaca
Penelope

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There are 50 occurrences of the word:   began

[Telemachus] [68] Ceasing, he began to shave with care.
[Telemachus] [97] from his perch and began to search his trouser pockets hastily.
[Telemachus] [360] A cloud began to cover the sun slowly, wholly, shadowing the bay in
[Telemachus] [662] buttered on both sides, stretched forth his legs and began to search his
[Telemachus] [878] doll's head to and fro, the brims of his Panama hat quivering, and began
[Telemachus] [955] --After all, Haines began ...
[Nestor] [1583] elbow and, muttering, began to prod the stiff buttons of the keyboard
[Nestor] [1727] --Well, sir, he began ...
[Nestor] [1744] --As regards these, he began.
[Calypso] [2719] A cloud began to cover the sun slowly, wholly. Grey. Far.
[Calypso] [2889] wiped her fingertips smartly on the blanket, began to search the text
[Calypso] [3122] resisting, began the second. Midway, his last resistance yielding, he
[Lotus-Eaters] [3724] in Latin. Then the priest knelt down and began to read off a card:
[Hades] [3962] nearer: then horses' hoofs. A jolt. Their carriage began to move, creaking
[Hades] [4060] He closed his left eye. Martin Cunningham began to brush away
[Hades] [4309] Mr Bloom began to speak with sudden eagerness to his companions' faces.
[Hades] [4320] --There was a girl in the case, Mr Bloom began, and he determined to send
[Hades] [4788] They halted by the bier and the priest began to read out of his book
[Hades] [4860] Breaking down, he began to weep to himself quietly, stumbling a little
[Hades] [4871] --Sad occasions, Mr Kernan began politely.
[Hades] [5197] --No, Mr Bloom began, turning and stopping. I say, Hynes!
[Hades] [5209] Clay, brown, damp, began to be seen in the hole. It rose. Nearly over.
[Aeolus] [5582] began to scratch slowly in the armpit of his alpaca jacket.
[Aeolus] [5630] A typesetter brought him a limp galleypage. He began to check it
[Aeolus] [5851] J. J. O'Molloy strolled to the sloping desk and began to turn back the
[Aeolus] [5858] EXPRESS with Gabriel Conroy. Wellread fellow. Myles Crawford began on
[Aeolus] [6015] Lenehan began to paw the tissues up from the floor, grunting as he
[Aeolus] [6103] He began to mazurka in swift caricature across the floor on sliding
[Aeolus] [6266] --I'll tell you how it was, Myles Crawford began. A Hungarian it was one
[Aeolus] [6721] He began:
[Lestrygonians] [7700] began.
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9005] --But this prying into the family life of a great man, Russell began
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9751] --Saint Thomas, Stephen began ...
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10133] He began to scribble on a slip of paper.
[Wandering Rocks] [10510] Father Conmee began to walk along the North Strand road and was
[Sirens] [13766] are. Often thought she was in the dumps till she began to lilt. Then
[Cyclops] [14566] The bloody mongrel began to growl that'd put the fear of God in you
[Nausicaa] [17297] The exasperating little brats of twins began to quarrel again and Jacky
[Nausicaa] [17332] and the choir began to sing the TANTUM ERGO and she just swung her foot
[Nausicaa] [17413] Edy began to get ready to go and it was high time for her and Gerty
[Nausicaa] [17901] west. Fine voice that fellow had. How Giuglini began. Smell that I did.
[Oxen of the Sun] [19333] But Malachias' tale began to freeze them with horror. He conjured up the
[Oxen of the Sun] [19339] reception, he began with an eldritch laugh, for which, it seems, history
[Oxen of the Sun] [19525] Eventually, however, both their eyes met and as soon as it began to dawn
[Eumeus] [25511] of the corporation watchman inside the gloom of the sentrybox. He began
[Eumeus] [26643] worthy of his salt that served it. Then they began to have a few
[Penelope] [30879] why we had the standup row over politics he began it not me when he said
[Penelope] [31351] why I was afraid when that other ferocious old Bull began to charge the
[Penelope] [31590] of him on the sea all the time after at mass when my petticoat began to
[Penelope] [31605] world the mists began I hate that istsbeg comes loves sweet