Translation of "ask" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] (QUESTION) 問題 uk us /ɑːsk/ US  /æsk/

to put a question to someone, or to request an answer from someone

[ + two objects ] She asked me a question. 她向我問一個問題。
Can I ask you a favour?/formal Can I ask a favour of you? 你可以幫我一個忙嗎?
She asked a question about Welsh history. 她問了一個關於威爾士歷史的問題。
She asked me about Welsh history. 她問我有關威爾士歷史的問題。
She asked about Welsh history. 她問了有關威爾士歷史的問題。
[ + question word ] I've no idea what time the train leaves. Ask the guard whether he knows. 我不知道火車甚麼時候開,問問車長是否知道。
I asked the guard the time of the train's departure. 我問了問車長火車的離站時間。
I asked when the train would leave. 我問了問火車甚麼時候開。
[ + speech ] "What time does the train leave?" I asked. 「火車甚麼時候開?」我問道。
If you need any help, please don't hesitate to ask. 如果有需要幫忙的地方,請儘管說。
You should ask (your accountant) for some financial advice. 你應該(向你的會計師)徵求財務方面的建議。
[ + to infinitive ] You should ask your accountant to give you some financial advice. 你應該向你的會計師查詢一些財務方面的建議。
I asked to see my accountant. 我要求見我的會計師。
I'd like to ask your advice/opinion on a financial matter. 我遇到一個財務方面的問題,想聽聽你的建議/意見。
You have to ask permission to leave. 你必須徵得許可方能離開。
[ + that ] formal The solicitor asked that her client (should) be allowed to make a telephone call. 律師要求允許她的當事人打個電話。
formal We ask that any faulty goods (should) be returned in their original packaging. 我們要求凡有質量問題的貨物都裝回原包裝內退回。

(Translation of “ask verb (QUESTION)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)