Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'In'

Quiz: Preposition 'In'

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

'Call in' - Stop and visit










'Land in' - Get someone into trouble










'Land up in' - Arrive, end a journey in a place, often without planning










'Throw in' - Join, accompany










'Kick in' - Contribute money










'Dob in' - Report someone to teachers, authorities, etc










'Contract in' - Become involved or committed to something










'Run in' - Drive a new car carefully in order not to damage the engine










'Break in' - Carefully use new products until they are fully functional.










'Filter in' - Move into a lane of traffic without making other cars stop