Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Around'

Quiz: Preposition 'Around'

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

'Hoon around' - Act in a dangerous or reckless way, especially when driving fast

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

'Slob around' - Be lazy, do nothing

'Jerk around' - Behave stupidly

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

'Mooch around' - Spend time doing little or nothing

'Stop around' - Visit someone for a short time.

'Drop around' - Visit someone, often without making an arrangement

'Goof around' - Fool around, not be serious

'Bring around' - Bring something with you when you visit