Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'On'

Quiz: Preposition 'On'

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

'Wind on' - Forward a film or tape to a certain point










'Follow on' - In cricket, if the second team to bat doesn't score enough runs, it has to bat again










'Chow down on' - Eat something










'Bail out on' - Stop supporting someone when they are in trouble










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










'Poop out on' - Fail to keep an appointment










'Key on' - Target, focus on (sport)










'Fink on' - Give away secrets about someone










'Play on' - Continue playing a sport though there might be a reason to stop










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