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










'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










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










'Sign off on' - Give official approval










'Rat on' - Fail to keep a promise










'Chow down on' - Eat something










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










'Try it on' - Provoke someone by being annoying or behaving badly










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