How to Conjugate Ask For
- Infinitive: Ask For
- Present Tense: Ask For/ Asks For
- -ing Form: Asking For
- Past Tense: Asked For
- Past Participle: Asked For
Definitions of Ask For:
1. To request something.
Examples: The employees asked for a raise.
He asked the cashier for two five-dollar bills instead of a 10-dollar bill.
2. To say or do something that could result in a negative outcome.
Examples: 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.
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