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English definition of “from”

from

preposition (POSITION)    strong /frɒm/ US  /frɑːm/ weak /frəm/
B2 used to show the position of something in comparison with other things, or the point of view of someone when considering a matter or problem : From the restaurant there is a beautiful view of Siena. She was talking from her own experience of the problem . From our point of view , we do not see how these changes will be beneficial to the company .From, out and outside Grammar:FromFrom is a preposition.Grammar:Starting pointWe use from to show the time or point in time when something starts:Grammar:OriginWe use from to refer to the place where someone or something starts or originates:Grammar:FromtoWe use from … to to talk about ranges of different things:
(Definition of from preposition (POSITION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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