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










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










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










'Get it on' - Become interested or excited










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










'Key in on' - Focus attention on, single out










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










'Sign off on' - Give official approval










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










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