"Starting from"

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.
 

Rover_KE

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I'd omit 'from' in that context.

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