Here is another grammar point from my favorite book (not):
And an example sentence for kicks:
I can't find a good English translation for this. My best effort is:
The Shinkansen, along with all other forms of transportation, are stopped due to the snow.
My wife (bless her) explained it to me in using chocolate:
Which loosely can be translated as:
Girls like sweets, but chocolate comes first.
Or something like that.
If anyone has any hard translation for をはじめとする please comment and let's all learn!