Translation of "ask" - English-Spanish dictionary
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.
ask someone to do something B1 to say something to someone because you want them to do something
pedir a alguien que haga algo
They asked me to feed their cat while they were away.
→ Phrasal verbs ask (someone) for something , ask someone out 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-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
ask verb /aːsk/
› to put a question
He asked me what the time was Ask the price of that scarf Ask her where to go Ask him about it If you don’t know, ask. › to express a wish to someone for something
pedir; preguntar por
I asked her to help me I asked (him) for a day off He rang and asked for you Can I ask a favour of you? ask after phrasal verb › to make inquiries about the health etc of
preguntar por, interesarse por
She asked after his father. ask for phrasal verb › to express a wish to see or speak to (someone)
preguntar por, reclamar
When he telephoned he asked for you He is very ill and keeps asking for his daughter. for the asking › you may have (something) simply by asking for it
con sólo pedirlo
The job is hers for the asking.
Translations of “ask”
||질문하다, 초대하다, (허락을) 구하다…
||يَسْأل, يَدْعو, يَلْتَمِس…
||tanya, meminta, jemput…
||спрашивать, задавать вопрос, просить…
|in Chinese (Traditional)
||問題, 問，詢問, 請求，徵求…
||chiedere (a), invitare…
||sormak, istemek, dilemek…
||pytać, zadawać, prosić (o)…
||hỏi, đề nghị, mời…
||perguntar (a), convidar, pedir (a)…
||ถาม, ขอ, เชิญ…
||fragen, bitten, einladen…
||～に質問する, 尋ねる, ～を招待する…
|in Chinese (Simplified)
||问题, 问，询问, 请求，征求…
||bertanya, minta, mengundang…