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He was originally from Spain but moved to London in the UK, since his move to London, he has established an export business selling fruit.

Do we view the prepositional sentence as subordinate as a whole if it begins with a subordinating conjunction ? In this instance 'since'

He was originally from Spain but moved to London in the UK. However, since his move to London, he has established an export business selling fruit.

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This second part absolutely deserves its own sentence. The second example (with "However" is acceptable.

The first is a bit of a comma splice. There are two complete sentences with nothing but a comma separating them. The sentences are even particularly closely related. So start a new sentence before "Since", or add a linking adverb like "However".

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    There are cases where “since” can link clauses (when it means because) but this is not one of them (when it means after that time.) Commented Apr 19, 2019 at 18:03
  • ell.stackexchange.com/questions/205598/… What is the distinction between the subordinate usage and the prepositional usage i.e to connect a string of complements.
    – bluebell1
    Commented Apr 19, 2019 at 18:09

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