Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Down'

Quiz: Preposition 'Down'

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

'Bed down' - Become established or successful over time










'Pad down' - Sleep somewhere for the night










'Draw down' - To deplete by consumption or heavy spending










'Swear down' - Promise that something is true










'Nail down' - Succeed or achieve something










'Chow down' - Eat










'Lay down' - Kill, murder










'Nail down' - Succeed in getting, achieve










'Pull down' - Earn










'Kip down' - Sleep away from your home, often without planning to