Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'On'

Quiz: Preposition 'On'

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

'Sign on' - Open a claim for unemployment benefit

'Fink on' - Give away secrets about someone

'Chow down on' - Eat something

'Follow on' - In cricket, if the second team to bat doesn't score enough runs, it has to bat again

'Play on' - Continue playing a sport though there might be a reason to stop

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

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

'Wait on' - Sell goods in a shop

'Lash out on' - Spend a lot of money buying something

'Plow on' - Continue doing something you don't want to