Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

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

'Square up' - Confront someone or prepare to fight them

'Balls up' - Spoil, ruin

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

'Ball up' - Confuse or make things complicated

'Goof up' - Mess, spoil

'Cough up' - Lose possession of a ball, etc. in a contact sport

'Muddle up' - Mistake a person or thing for someone or something else because they look similar

'Bring Up' - Be officially charged with a crime

'Duff up' - Beat or hit someone repeatedly

'Front up' - Appear somewhere for a short time