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