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