Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'To'

Quiz: Preposition 'To'

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

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

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

'Step to' - Chat, talk to

'Square up to' - Accept responsibility or guilt

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

'Run to' - Have enough money to buy something, often negative

'Hew to' - Conform, adhere

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

'Play up to' - Flatter someone

'Step to' - Confront