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

'Faff around' - Behave indecisively

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

'Slob around' - Be lazy, do nothing

'Screw around' - Waste time

'Goof around' - Fool around, not be serious

'Have around' - Entertain someone in your home

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

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

'Knock around' - Discuss casually