Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Around'

Quiz: Preposition 'Around'

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

'Faff around' - Behave indecisively










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










'Knock around' - Discuss casually










'Goof around' - Fool around, not be serious










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










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










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










'Jerk around' - Behave stupidly










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










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