Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Around'

Quiz: Preposition 'Around'

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

'Jack around' - Make trouble for someone, fail to keep promises










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










'Hack around' - Waste time










'Faff around' - Behave indecisively










'Jerk around' - Behave stupidly










'Knock around' - Discuss casually










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










'Goof around' - Fool around, not be serious










'Screw around' - Waste time










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