Bedeutung von “ask” im Essential American English Dictionary

ask

verb us /æsk/

A1 to say something to someone as a question:

I asked / him about his hobbies.
I asked why the plane was so late.

A2 to invite someone to do something:

She asked him to lunch.

B1 to say to someone that you would like something from them:

He asked for a bike for his birthday.

B1 to say something to someone because you want them to do something:

They asked / me to feed their cat while they’re away.

B1 to say something to someone because you want to know if you can do something:

I asked if I could go.
Ask / your dad if you can come.

(Definition von “ask” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)