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stay on (the right) track
1. To continue to work or make progress as planned, expected, or desired. Please make sure everyone in your entire department stays on track to meet their sales quotas for the year. With all of the distractions that college brings, it can be hard to stay on the right track with your studies.
2. To live a morally or lawfully upstanding life. After struggling with addiction for several years, I've been staying on the right track with the help of my friends and family. Our outreach program helps former convicts stay on track as they return to life outside of prison.
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