Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Down'

Quiz: Preposition 'Down'

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

'Swear down' - Promise that something is true










'Kip down' - Sleep away from your home, often without planning to










'Dust down' - Prepare something for use that hasn't been used for a while










'Move down' - Move a student to a lower level










'Nail down' - Succeed in getting, achieve










'Pull down' - Make someone depressed










'Key down' - Relax, unwind










'Doss down' - Sleep somewhere temporarily because you don't go home










'Pull down' - Earn










'Pad down' - Sleep somewhere for the night