Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'To'

Quiz: 'Preposition 'To''

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

'Stick it to' - Criticise someone










'Run to' - Have enough money to buy something, often negative










'Step to' - Chat, talk to










'Square up to' - Accept responsibility or guilt










'Play up to' - Flatter someone










'Key to' - Plan things to fit or suit people or situations










'Hew to' - Conform, adhere










'Step to' - Confront










'Get across to' - Be convincing or make a good impression










'Give it up to' - Applaud