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Traduções principais/Principal Translations
ask vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (inquire of)perguntar vt
 She asked me if I wanted dinner.
 Ela me perguntou se eu queria jantar.
ask
ask
ask about
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(request information about)perguntar, indagar vt
 He asked his father about jobs in the factory.
 Ele perguntou (or: indagou) ao pai sobre empregos na fábrica.
ask vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (seek to get with words)pedir vt
 They asked their uncle for a loan.
 Eles pediram um empréstimo ao tio.
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Formas compostas
ask a question v (make an enquiry, pose a question)fazer uma pergunta loc v
  perguntar vt
 The teacher said to her students, "If you don't understand the material, please ask a question!".
ask about perguntar sobre
ask after vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (enquire about health of: [sb])perguntar sobre alguém loc vt
 I ran into your old friends Vicki and Peter yesterday, and they asked after you.
ask again v (ask once more)perguntar de novo loc v
 Do you really think that if you ask again I'll say yes?
ask for perguntar por
ask for forgiveness v (ask to be pardoned)pedir perdão loc v
 It's sometimes better to ask for forgiveness than to ask for permission.
ask for it v informal (invite trouble)procurar confusão loc v
ask out vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (invite on a date)convidar para um encontro loc vt
 He asked her out.
ask questions v (make enquiries, pose questions)fazer perguntas loc v
ask questions v informal (be suspicious of [sth])fazer perguntas loc v
ask [sb] a favor v US (request that [sb] do [sth] out of kindness)pedir um favor a alguém loc vt
 May I ask you a favor? Could you please water my garden while I'm out of town?
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