Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

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

'Hook up' - Meet someone










'Stuff up' - Make a mistake, do badly, spoil










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










'Cock up' - Ruin or spoil something










'Vamp up' - Invent, maker up, improvise










'Hang it up' - Retire, quit










'Cross up' - Confuse, deceive










'Bang up' - Put someone in prison










'Fetch up' - Arrive unintentionally










'Give up' - Allow or give away a run while pitching (baseball)