Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Back'

Quiz: 'Preposition 'Back''

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

'Plow back' - Re-invest money you have made into a business










'Tail back' - Form a traffic jam










'Scale back' - Make something smaller than originally planned










'Knock back' - Shock










'Claw back' - Get money back










'Try back' - Phone back










'Pull back' - Score a goal or point when losing










'Kick back' - Relax










'Knock back' - Cost someone a lot of money










'Plough back' - Re-invest money you have made into a business