Fall Through

How to Conjugate Fall Through

  • Infinitive: Fall Through
  • Present Tense: Fall Through/ Falls Through
  • -ing Form: Falling Through
  • Past Tense: Fell Through
  • Past Participle: Fallen Through
Fall Through is a non-separable phrasal verb and has 2 definitions.

Definitions of Fall Through:

1. If things do not go as planned, or if a plan, deal or agreement fails.

Examples: We were supposed to go camping, but the plans fell through at the last minute.
The job offer fell through because they couldn’t secure a budget for the position.

2. When someone or something falls via an opening or hole.

Examples: Do you remember that scene where Harry Potter fell through the ice while he was looking for the sword?
Don’t play on the frozen lake! You could fall through and drown!

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