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    #1

    You should ask permission of...

    Hi,

    Which one is correct? Or common to use?

    You should ask permission of...
    You should ask permission from...


    Thanks

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    #2

    Re: You should ask permission of...

    Quote Originally Posted by Ferdie11 View Post
    Hi,

    Which one is correct? Or common to use?

    You should ask permission of...
    You should ask permission from...


    Thanks
    "Ask permission of..." or "Ask for permission from..."

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    #3

    Re: You should ask permission of...

    Quote Originally Posted by Ferdie11 View Post
    Hi,

    Which one is correct? Or common to use?

    You should ask permission of...
    You should ask permission from...


    Thanks
    Both don't sound quite right to me. How about...

    You should ask Bob for permission to do that.
    You should ask Mr. Smith for permission.

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