Behind As A Preposition

Behind means at or in the rear of.

  • The boy was hiding behind a bush.
  • The driver sits behind the wheel.
  • The old man lagged behind.
  • We were left behind when the bus went. (= The bus went without us.)

Behind can also mean not making good progresslate and similar ideas.

  • John is behind other boys of the same age.
  • He is behind with his rent.


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