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