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I wonder if "before since" is right in my sentence. If not, could you please help me improve it?

This company provides products since 2010. Consequently, there is no record of this product before since.

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    As @Ilanysong answers, before since is completely wrong. But so is the first sentence in your example usage - idiomatically, native speakers would always say "...has been providing products since 2010". – FumbleFingers Apr 1 '14 at 18:11
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No, "before since" can't be used here. "Ever since" is a set construct, so it is considered normative, but "before since" is not.

I would suggest the following:

This company has provided products since 2010. Consequently, there is no prior record of this product.

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No, "before since" makes no sense.

  • there is no record before.
  • there is no record before that date.
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I might go for:

This company has provided products since 2010. Consequently, there is no record of this product beforehand.

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How about

This company has provided products since 2010. Consequently, there is no record of this product before that date.

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