Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Down'

Quiz: Preposition 'Down'

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

'Pull down' - Earn










'Nail down' - Succeed in getting, achieve










'Lay down' - Kill, murder










'Swear down' - Promise that something is true










'Key down' - Relax, unwind










'Bed down' - Become established or successful over time










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










'Dust down' - Prepare something for use that hasn't been used for a while










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










'Chow down' - Eat