Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Off'

Quiz: Preposition 'Off'

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

'Clear off' - Leave somewhere quickly

'Skive off' - Avoid doing work or other duty

'Moggy off' - Leave ('moggie off' is also used.)

'Clock off' - Record the time you leave work

'Sag off' - Not go to school or work, or leave early when you shouldn't

'Sign off' - Give someone a letter to be away from work

'Rake off' - Cheat someone by charging them too much

'Kick off' - Argue, protest and refuse to co-operate

'Sign off' - Close a claim for unemployment benefit

'Swear off' - Decide to stop doing something, usually something harmful