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










'Screw around' - Waste time










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










'Goof around' - Fool around, not be serious










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










'Stop around' - Visit someone for a short time.










'Mooch around' - Spend time doing little or nothing










'Hack around' - Waste time










'Slob around' - Be lazy, do nothing