"Starting from"

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ansonguy

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"Starting from" refers to a time in the past. I am going to make up a sentence with it.

(ex) Starting from fourteen months ago, Jack worked on his business project for seven months and then decided to put it aside.

Am I using "starting from" correctly? Thanks.
 

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I'd omit 'from' in that context.

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"Starting from" refers to a time in the past.
It can refer to the past, but it can equally be used to refer to the present or a future time.
 
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