Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'To'

Quiz: Preposition 'To'

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

'Step to' - Confront










'Bow down to' - Show respect










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










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










'Step to' - Chat, talk to










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










'Give it up to' - Applaud










'Play up to' - Flatter someone










'Hew to' - Conform, adhere










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