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Principal Translations
SpanishEnglish
preguntar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (pedir información)ask for vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
  request vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Los hombres nunca preguntan una dirección.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Compound Forms:
SpanishEnglish
preguntar a vtr + prep (consultar a alguien)ask [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
preguntar abiertamente vtr + adv (preguntar sin restricción)ask frankly vtr + adv
preguntar por vtr + prep (pedir información de) (thing)ask about vi + prep
  (person)ask about, ask after vi + prep
  (request)ask for vi + prep
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Have you asked him about his new car?
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Have you asked about his brother?
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. When you go to the store, ask for John.
preguntar si vtr + prep (pedir información)ask whether, ask if vi + prep
preguntar sobre vtr + prep (pedir información sobre)ask about vi + prep
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