Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'On'

Quiz: Preposition 'On'

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

'Be on' - Be at the top of one’s game, performing very well

'Plough on' - Continue doing something you don't want to

'Wait on' - Sell goods in a shop

'Rat on' - Fail to keep a promise

'Quit on' - Stop working, associating or being friends with someone, especially when they need support

'Kip down on' - Sleep on something other than a bed

'Lash out on' - Spend a lot of money buying something

'Grow on' - Become gradually more evident

'Sign off on' - Give official approval

'Hit on' - Ask for money