Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Out'

Quiz: Preposition 'Out'

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

'Reason out' - Come to a conclusion or solution after some thought










'Peel out' - Accelerate rapidly from stationary










'Light out' - Leave suddenly










'Pack out' - Fill a venue










'Cash out' - Exchange something for money, collect winnings










'Fathom out' - Understand something










'Stop out' - Be out late, especially when you are expected home










'Zero out' - Reduce to zero, cancel, remove










'Zero out' - Cut off funding for a project










'Bag out' - Criticise