ask translate English to Japanese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "ask" - English-Japanese dictionary


A1 to say something to someone as a question
~に質問する, 尋ねる
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.
ask someone to do something B1 to say something to someone because you want them to do something
(人)に~してくれるよう頼む, 依頼する
They asked me to feed their cat while they were 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 of ask from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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