Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'About'

Quiz: 'Preposition 'About''

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

'Root about' - Look in a place to try to find something

'Doss about' - Spend time doing very little or being unproductive

'Mooch about' - Spend time doing little or nothing

'Bang on about' - Keep talking about something

'Fall about' - Laugh a lot

'Slob about' - Be lazy, do nothing

'Faff about' - Behave indecisively

'Bash about' - Mistreat physically