1. Far (away) from indicates a great distance between places or people.
Their office isn 't far (away) from here.
His sister moved far from home a long time ago.
2. Far from (adverb) can mean not.
Pattern: far from + adjective
His wife is far from perfect.
Adjectives often used with this pattern:
ideal, perfect, wonderful
Benefits of Durian
Flavour and odour
The unusual flavour and odour of the fruit have prompted many people to express diverse and passionate views ranging from deep appreciation to intense disgust. Writing in 1856, the BritishnaturalistAlfred Russel Wallaceprovides a muchquoted description of the flavour of the durian: