Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

Quiz for Verb: 'To up'

Choose the correct definition for each phrasal verb...

'Gee up' - Used to encourage a horse, and sometimes people, to go faster

'Big up' - Increase the size of muscles by exercise

'Ginger up' - Make more lively

'Muddle up' - Take things that are ordered or sequenced and mess them up

'Hook up' - Meet someone

'Goof up' - Mess, spoil

'Choke up' - Grip a handle farther from the end for better control

'Give up' - Allow or give away a run while pitching (baseball)

'Kick up' - Cause trouble or pain

'Cross up' - Confuse, deceive