Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'On'

Quiz: Preposition 'On'

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

'Rat on' - Fail to keep a promise

'Hit on' - Talk to someone to try to attract them sexually

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

'Run up on' - Approach someone without their knowing

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

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

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

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

'Sign on' - Open a claim for unemployment benefit

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