• This test assesses your knowledge of Phrasal Verbs.
  • Every question essentially contains a usage tip, so solve carefully.
  • Note down the phrasal verbs you are not aware of.
  • Solve the same test again to memorize the tips.

Phrasal Verbs: Tap

Congratulations - you have completed Phrasal Verbs: Tap.

You scored %%SCORE%% out of %%TOTAL%%.

Your performance has been rated as %%RATING%%


Your answers are highlighted below.
Question 1
Choose the correct usage:
A
I tapped him by a loan.
B
I tapped him for a loan.
Question 1 Explanation: 
The correct phrase is ‘tap for’, which means to get money off someone.
Question 2
Choose the correct usage:
A
The telecom company has plans to tap into the Chinese market.
B
Their plans to tap off the nation’s market were crushed by the government.
Question 2 Explanation: 
The correct phrase is ‘tap into’, which means to use or exploit a plentiful resource for your benefit.
Question 3
Choose the correct usage:
A
We can’t buy the new house without tapping out our savings.
B
The emergency situation forced Adam to tap on in his savings account.
Question 3 Explanation: 
The correct phrase is ‘tap out’, which means to se all the money available.
Question 4
Choose the correct usage:
A
He tapped on with the foreigner at the party previous night.
B
He tapped off with someone at the party on Saturday.
Question 4 Explanation: 
The correct phrase is ‘tap off with’, which means to have sex with someone.
Question 5
Choose the correct usage:
A
Chelsea were accused of tapping him in even though he was under contract.
B
Chelsea were accused of tapping him up even though he was under contract.
Question 5 Explanation: 
The correct phrase is ‘tap up’, which means to ‘approach a footballer illegally to get them to change teams’.
Once you are finished, click the button below. Any items you have not completed will be marked incorrect. Get Results
There are 5 questions to complete.

Want to explore more Phrasal Verbs?

Explore Our Phrasal Verbs Section




[i]
[i]