make a request or demand for something to somebody
direct or put; seek an answer to
consider obligatory; request and expect
address a question to and expect an answer from
require as useful, just, or proper
require or ask for as a price or condition
- A German scientist interrupted me and asked if I came from China.
- The neighbors asked them to stop making a noise, but they kept on.
- You asked for it.
- I asked the teacher for her advice.
- A collector of antique cars asked Frank to look out for a 1906 gas head lamp.
- The Detroit contractor was asked to kick$5,000 back as commission.
- He walked in, bold as brass, and asked me to lend him 50!
- On top of borrowing 50, he asked me to lend him my car.