Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

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

'Wash up' - Wash face and hands










'Hang it up' - Retire, quit










'Choose up' - Form groups or teams










'Vamp up' - Invent, maker up, improvise










'Tie up' - Block a road, etc










'Duff up' - Beat or hit someone repeatedly










'Ring up' - Achieve an amount or number










'Front up' - Appear somewhere for a short time










'Bang up' - Damage badly










'Muddle up' - Take things that are ordered or sequenced and mess them up