The easiest way to begin any new language is often to use the Internet resources to their best advantage.
Go to Google click here and use this as your search query, including the quote marks:
A couple of good links to get you going:
The above links include some excellent resource material and samples which cover all the basics. The sites I've linked to also cover pretty much any and every programming language you could want to play with to one degree or another.
Good luck with it.