Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Around'

Quiz: Preposition 'Around'

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

'Jack around' - Make trouble for someone, fail to keep promises










'Have around' - Entertain someone in your home










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










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










'Jerk around' - Behave stupidly










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










'Knock around' - Discuss casually










'Mooch around' - Spend time doing little or nothing










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










'Doss around' - Spend time doing very little or being unproductive