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 prep.  to indicate a point where thing starts or a time when the thing starts
Classic Sentence: (202 in 14 pages)
1  I must absent myself from all I loved while thus employed.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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2  This promise drew from me the warmest thanks.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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3  It came from the room into which Elizabeth had retired.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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4  "Things went from bad to worse," suggested Miss Baker.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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5  Mr. McKee was a pale feminine man from the flat below.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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6  Taking my hat from the chandelier I followed.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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7  I obtained from my father a respite of some weeks.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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8  "I used to know a Bill Biloxi from Memphis," I remarked.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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9  Daisy looked desperately from one to the other.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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10  The transition from libertine to prig was so complete.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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11  Her voice was cold, but the rancour was gone from it.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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12  I just got here a minute ago, from New York.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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13  "We've come straight from New York," I said.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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14  Then for three hours he disappeared from view.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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15  Gatz arrived from a town in Minnesota.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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Example Sentence: (202 in 14 pages)
16  Mountains look beautiful from a distance.
17  The king banished his wife from his bed.
18  These toys are made from tough plastic.
19  The town was recaptured from the enemy.
20  I chose a spot well away from the road.
21  I received bad treatment from him.
22  The apple never falls far from the tree.
23  A single tree gave shade from the sun.
24  TV is used as an escape from reality.
25  She comes from a very artistic family.
26  There's a smashing view from her office.
27  The trees concealed me from view.
28  The bag was wrenched from her grasp.
29  His voice pealed out from the next room.
30  The handle is detachable from the bag.