Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

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

'Duff up' - Beat or hit someone repeatedly










'Front up' - Appear somewhere for a short time










'Tie up' - Block a road, etc










'Snaffle up' - Consume, take, buy something other people may want










'Pack up' - Finish work










'Hang it up' - Retire, quit










'Gin up' - Boost, increase or exaggerate










'Train up' - Teach someone the specific skills they will need to carry out a job or task










'Tickle up' - Improve a document










'Gussy up' - Dress smartly or improve the appearance of something