Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

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

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

'Burn up' - To be or cause to be highly annoyed

'Big up' - Increase the size of muscles by exercise

'Cock up' - Ruin or spoil something

'Goof up' - Mess, spoil

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

'Mix up' - Make something lively

'Feed up' - Give someone a lot of food to restore their health, make them bigger, etc

'Wash up' - Wash face and hands

'Ball up' - Roll or form into a round shape