Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'On'

Quiz: Preposition 'On'

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

'Sit on' - To handle somebody firmly who behaves impertinently, conceitedly

'Sign on' - Open a claim for unemployment benefit

'Fink on' - Give away secrets about someone

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

'Get it on' - Become interested or excited

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

'Creep out on' - To do the same activity for a very long time

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

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

'Run up on' - Approach someone without their knowing