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Teacher Diana Baker said because support hour takes place every day, there's less chance for students to fall behind.
58% in 2003 according to the Consumer Bankers Association's 2003 Automobile Finance Study, fall behind in your car payments and the possibility of a visit from a repo man becomes reality.
An early penalty saw Causeway fall behind with Benn Rhodes lotting the ball past stand-in stopper Mark Whitehouse.
We don't want to fall behind or lose the place we've carved out for ourselves.
Like most ball-control offenses, the split-back veer from the double tight end formation is not very effective when you fall behind and are forced to pass the football on every down.
For example, females take more time to eat than males and somtimes fall behind the group.