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)