request information (about sb/sth) (from sb)
request that sb gives sth or does sth; request permission to do sth
"I asked about their special today"
"He had to ask directions several times"
"She asked him for a loan"
"ask a question"
"We require our secretary to be on time"
"Aren't we asking too much of these children?"
"I expect my students to arrive in time for their lessons"
"Ask your teacher about trigonometry"
"The children asked me about their dead grandmother"
"It takes nerve to do what she did"
"success usually requires hard work"
"This job asks a lot of patience and skill"
"This position demands a lot of personal sacrifice"
"This dinner calls for a spectacular dessert"
"This intervention does not postulate a patient's consent"
"He is asking $200 for the table"
"The kidnappers are asking a million dollars in return for the release of their hostage"
Asking to her why she had trespaced his commaundments.
It is axed at the mouth of the wyse.
出自：Bible (Coverdale): Ecclesiasticus
The other axed ye price, he sayed: xx. nobles.
出自： H. Latimer
Knocking at the taverns, And asking every one for Sir John Falstaff.
出自：2 Henry IV , Shakespeare
They asked them, saying, Is this your son?
出自：Bible (AV): King John
Ask your own heart; and nothing is so plain.
Ask me no questions and I'll tell you no fibs.
Once I ask'd him of his early life.
I..asked him what o'clock it was.
I asked her her maiden name.
出自： G. Borrow
Animals are such agreeable friendssthey ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.
出自： George Eliot
A farmer of whom I asked the way.
出自：Oxford English Dictionary
'Dost thou give news for love, or dost thou sell it?' Kim asked.
出自： R. Kipling
If you want to know the time, ask a P'liceman!
出自： E. W. Rogers
Often Jeff would ask her, did she really love him.
出自： G. Stein
Where was he this morning, for instance? Some committee, she never asked what.
出自： V. Woolf
If Hitler had come into the conversation she would have interrupted to ask who he was.
出自： G. Greene
It was the question that Nessim asked himself repeatedly.
出自： L. Durrell
I seldom asked my father..about our relations near or distant.
出自： Day Lewis
Father Patrick asked me if I'd like to be a priest.
出自： K. Laffan
Newspaper reporters have been asking about the missing child all day.
I'll ask about it when I go to town.
He went to the station to ask about the trains.
The director is asking about those papers that you promised to have ready.
主任正在询问你早先为他准备的那些文件。 ask sb about sth
We must ask him about it.
I have nothing more to ask you about apart from these questions.
Jones has been asking after you; he's heard you've been ill.
He asked after your health.
Was Aunt Sarah asked after, too?
They all asked for the job.
The miners are asking for another increase in pay.
He asked for time to think all this over.
If you get into difficulties, don't hesitate to ask for advice.
I asked for the taxi to come at 8 o'clock.
He asked for an interview with the Premier.
May I ask for your views on a few questions?
She sent me a postcard asking for your address.
He has written to his friends in Ha'erbin, asking for information.
他已经给他哈尔滨的朋友写了信去了解情况。 ask sb for sth
We often asked the veteran workers for advice.
He constantly asked them for criticism.
Why don't you go and ask her for help?
They asked the waiter for their bill.
I'll ask the leadership for half a day's leave.
They asked him for his address.
I should have asked him for a shot of penicillin.
我应当让他给我打一针青霉素的。 ask for sb
He is very ill and keeps asking for his daughter.
There's a woman at the door, asking for Mr.Sharp.
There's been someone here asking for you.
Go to the office and ask for the secretary.
到办公室去找秘书。 ask for it
She has been teasing the dog for weeks, and I'm not surprised it bit her— she certainly asked for it.
They asked for it by using that rude manner with me.
She's asking for it in acting like that.
What made you do that?It was asking for it.
I asked him in for a drink.
You are asking too much of them.
She's not strong.We can't ask too much of her.
You asked of me more than you asked of the others.
你要求我的比要求别人的多。 ask sth of sb/sth
I would like to ask a favour of you.
I asked my way of a passer-by.
He asked my opinion of the pictures.
I asked her out to lunch.
This is the third time he asked me out.
She's busy tonight; she's been asked out to dinner.
I've been asked out to a dance on Saturday.
They asked us over to dinner.
We haven't seen them for ages; why not ask them over for lunch on Sunday?
They asked me to their wedding party.
When Jerry asked me to her house I usually made some excuse.
I am asked to more social affairs than I have time to attend.
They asked me up.
When the doctor arrives, ask him up.
I asked her the price.
I asked the price of ￥20.
She asked me my opinion.
I am afraid it is too much to ask of him.
I ask that he shall/should call this evening.
I ask that he call (不用calls) this evening.
I asked to go home.
I asked for the children to have extra milk.
She asked me something.
She asked me for something.
He asked about her.
He asked after she.
He asked for her.
误 We asked seeing the manager.
正 We asked to see the manager.
误 It is Tom who opened the door and asked me to come in.
正 It is Tom who opened the door and asked me in.
析 ask作“邀请”解时已含有“进去”或“出来”的意味,后面不用再加to come或to go。
误 He asked me when was the train leaving.
正 He asked me when the train was leaving.
误 He asked to me my name.
正 He asked me my name.
误 I ask him that he calls on me this evening.
正 I ask him that he call on me this evening.
析 ask作“请求”解接that从句时,从句须用虚拟语气, should常可省略。