Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'On'

Quiz: Preposition 'On'

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

'Fink on' - Give away secrets about someone

'Rat on' - Fail to keep a promise

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

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

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

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

'Sign on' - Open a claim for unemployment benefit

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

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

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