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    Behind Several Months

    "In school, he is behind several months."

    Should I add "by" right after "behind", or would that be redundant?

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    Re: Behind Several Months

    "By" could be added. It would not change the meaning or be redundant.

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    Re: Behind Several Months

    Is the original sentence wrong?

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    Re: Behind Several Months

    No.

    Dave would have said so if it had been.

    Rover

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