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    Of or From?

    Which one sounds correct, please?

    1. The bill covers the period of 8/30 to 9/29.

    2. The bill covers the period from 8/30 to 9/29.

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    Re: Of or From?

    Quote Originally Posted by cleung View Post
    Which one sounds correct, please?

    1. The bill covers the period of 8/30 to 9/29.

    2. The bill covers the period from 8/30 to 9/29.
    I think the second . in similar when we use for a period of time to show how long does it last. we generlly use from.....to...

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    Re: Of or From?

    Quote Originally Posted by cleung View Post
    Which one sounds correct, please?

    1. The bill covers the period of 8/30 to 9/29.

    2. The bill covers the period from 8/30 to 9/29.
    They are both correct.

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