Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'On'

Quiz: Preposition 'On'

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

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

'Run up on' - Approach someone without their knowing

'Be on' - Be at the top of one’s game, performing very well

'Wind on' - Forward a film or tape to a certain point

'Rat on' - Fail to keep a promise

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

'Sign off on' - Give official approval

'Grow on' - Become gradually more evident

'Hit on' - Ask for money

'Key on' - Target, focus on (sport)