Present Tense: Ask For/ Asks For
-ing Form: Asking For
Past Tense: Asked For
Past Participle: Asked For
To request something.
The employees asked for a raise.
He asked the cashier for two five-dollar bills instead of a 10-dollar bill.
To say or do something that could result in a negative outcome.
You're asking for a butt whipping by making all of that noise.
You're asking for trouble by traveling to that side of town.
The teacher _____ the students _____ their homework assignment.
He is ______ ___ a speeding ticket by driving 70 mph in a 45 mph zone.
The customer ______ _____ the manager.
Did you _____ the waitress ____ the check?
In life, you have to _____ ___ what you want because no one is just going to give it to you.
Listen for the phrasal verb Ask For in the video clip from the movie Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
Dumbledore: I think if you so desire, you'll be able to board a train.
Harry: And where would it take me?
Harry: Voldemort has the Elder Wand.
Harry: And the snake's still alive?
Harry: And I've nothing to kill it with?
Dumbledore: Help will always be given at Hogwarts, Harry... to those who _____ ____ it.
What was their conversation about?