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To ask a question or questions



to speak or write to someone in order to get information from them



to ask someone questions formally or officially



to ask a question in a very firm or angry way

put to

to ask someone a question



to ask someone for information about something



to try to find out the truth about something, especially by asking a lot of questions

inquire into

to ask questions and examine the answers in order to find out the truth about something



to ask someone, for example a prisoner or criminal, a lot of questions in an angry or threatening way, in order to get information

put someone on the spot

to ask someone a question that is difficult or embarrassing to answer

pick someone’s brains

to ask someone questions because you want them to give you advice or information

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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