Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

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

'Cock up' - Ruin or spoil something










'Belt up' - Be quiet










'Grass up' - Report someone to a person in authority










'Hook up' - Meet someone










'Plough up' - Break the surface of soil










'Shack up' - Live somewhere temporarily










'Muddle up' - Mistake a person or thing for someone or something else because they look similar










'Suit up' - Get dressed or put on a uniform for an activity or task










'Cough up' - Lose possession of a ball, etc. in a contact sport










'Snaffle up' - Consume, take, buy something other people may want