Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'For'

Quiz: Preposition 'For'

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

'Spring for' - Pay for, often generously










'Sit for' - Look after children while their parents are out










'Stick out for' - Demand a salary raise










'Give it up for' - Applaud










'Shoot for' - Have as a goal










'Try out for' - Be tested for a sports team