Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'To'

Quiz: Preposition 'To'

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

'Give it up to' - Applaud

'Stick it to' - Criticise someone

'Get across to' - Be convincing or make a good impression

'Kiss up to' - Try to get into someone's favour

'Key to' - Plan things to fit or suit people or situations

'Bow down to' - Show respect

'Step to' - Confront

'Give out to' - Scold, tell off, nag

'Hew to' - Conform, adhere

'Stretch to' - Manage to supply an amount of money even though it is more than you would like to give or pay