Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Down'

Quiz: 'Preposition 'Down''

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

'Key down' - Relax, unwind










'Swear down' - Promise that something is true










'Doss down' - Sleep somewhere temporarily because you don't go home










'Move down' - Move a student to a lower level










'Chow down' - Eat










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










'Pull down' - Earn










'Bed down' - Become established or successful over time










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










'Nail down' - Succeed in getting, achieve