start off (or start someone/something off)
- begin (or cause someone or something to begin) to operate or do something
- begin (or cause someone or something to begin) working, operating, or dealing with something
Oxford American Dictionary
start off--開始--Let's start off today's meeting by singing a song. 讓我們唱一首歌來開始今天的會議 start out--開始一個事業或生活-- Miss Lin started out as a model...
...often than the other. Here are the situations where “start off” is more commonly used than “start out”, even though both...
..., this is the way, of course,” said the mother, as she started off to the right, “No, this is the way,” said she, as she...