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    #1

    ask from

    Can I say "ask information from experts"? Or is it "ask experts for information"?

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    #2

    Re: ask from

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    Can I say "ask information from experts"? Or is it "ask experts for information"?
    "Ask for information from experts" or "Ask experts for information".

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    Re: ask from

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    Can I say "ask information from experts"? Or is it "ask experts for information"?
    Either is OK and "Ask information of experts".

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    #4

    Re: ask from

    *Not a teacher

    I'd rather go for "ask experts for information".

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    Re: ask from

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    "Ask for information from experts" or "Ask experts for information".
    If a tourist came up to me and asked how to get to a particulat church but I didn't have that information, could I say"You can go to the tourist's office and ask from the staff."?

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    #6

    Re: ask from

    Just say "... and ask the staff."
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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