Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

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

'Choose up' - Form groups or teams










'Front up' - Appear somewhere for a short time










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










'Gussy up' - Dress smartly or improve the appearance of something










'Hang it up' - Retire, quit










'Kick up' - Cause trouble or pain










'Gin up' - Boost, increase or exaggerate










'Bail up' - Talk to someone and delay them










'Bail up' - Rob someone at gunpoint










'Tickle up' - Improve a document