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be sb's for the asking

If something is yours for the ​asking, you only have to ask for it in ​order to be given it: With three ​years' ​experience behind her, the ​promotion was Kate's for the ​asking.
(Definition of be sb's for the asking from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be sb's for the asking”
in Chinese (Simplified) 只要提出要求, 只需开口要…
in Chinese (Traditional) 只要提出要求, 只需開口要…
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