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    A question about SINCE as a conj.

    I havenít heard from him since he lived in London.-------

    Does the sentence mean : Starting from the point he took a residence in London, I have not received any information about him,--- or----

    Starting from the point he no longer lived in London, I have not received any information about him?

    Thank you .

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    Re: A question about SINCE as a conj.

    To a native speaker, this means "....from when he took up residence....".

    If they had meant the second interpretation, they would have said "....since he left London" or "...since he stopped living in London."

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    Re: A question about SINCE as a conj.

    Quote Originally Posted by buggles View Post
    To a native speaker, this means "....from when he took up residence....".

    If they had meant the second interpretation, they would have said "....since he left London" or "...since he stopped living in London."

    buggles (not a teacher)

    Thank you. That is what I want.

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