Language Variation Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

Quiz: Preposition 'Up'

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

'Stuff up' - Make a mistake, do badly, spoil

'Gin up' - Boost, increase or exaggerate

'Pack up' - Finish work

'Choose up' - Form groups or teams

'Bail up' - Talk to someone and delay them

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

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

'Belt up' - Be quiet

'Bail up' - Rob someone at gunpoint

'Hash up' - Spoil, make a mess