Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'To'

Quiz: Preposition 'To'

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

'Square up to' - Accept responsibility or guilt

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

'Stick it to' - Criticise someone

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

'Pass on to' - Change topic or subject

'Bow down to' - Show respect

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

'Kiss up to' - Try to get into someone's favour

'Step to' - Chat, talk to

'Give out to' - Scold, tell off, nag