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