Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'On'

Quiz: Preposition 'On'

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

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

'Hit on' - Talk to someone to try to attract them sexually

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

'Hit on' - Ask for money

'Run up on' - Approach someone without their knowing

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

'Rat on' - Fail to keep a promise

'Chow down on' - Eat something

'Dump on' - Criticize heavily, often unfairly

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