Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'On'

Quiz: Preposition 'On'

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

'Run up on' - Approach someone without their knowing

'Creep out on' - To do the same activity for a very long time

'Try it on' - Provoke someone by being annoying or behaving badly

'Sit on' - To handle somebody firmly who behaves impertinently, conceitedly

'Kip down on' - Sleep on something other than a bed

'Wait on' - Sell goods in a shop

'Bail out on' - Stop supporting someone when they are in trouble

'Sign off on' - Give official approval

'Grow on' - Become gradually more evident

'Poop out on' - Fail to keep an appointment