Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Around'

Quiz: Preposition 'Around'

Which variation of English is associated with each of the following phrasal verbs?

'Knock around' - Discuss casually










'Jerk around' - Behave stupidly










'Faff around' - Behave indecisively










'Drop around' - Visit someone, often without making an arrangement










'Hack around' - Waste time










'Bring around' - Bring something with you when you visit










'Hoon around' - Act in a dangerous or reckless way, especially when driving fast










'Have around' - Entertain someone in your home










'Root around' - Look in a place to try to find something










'Slob around' - Be lazy, do nothing