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    "Without asking" meaning?

    Hey,

    Here is the sentence: " sometimes I stay up late without asking." Does it mean I sometimes stay up late if no one asks me too do so?

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    Re: "Without asking" meaning?

    What is the context?

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    Re: "Without asking" meaning?

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    What is the context?
    No context. Just a line below a a little girl's pic. Thanks.

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    Re: "Without asking" meaning?

    I just saw it today on "Humans of New York."

    The child is too young to stay up late. When you're a little child, if you want to stay up past your bedtime, you usually ask your parents.
    This caption was showing how "wild and crazy" this little one is, staying up past bedtime without permission.
    Just a little joke.
    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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    Re: "Without asking" meaning?

    Hahaha, yes that is the pic I saw! Thanks!!!
    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    I just saw it today on "Humans of New York."

    The child is too young to stay up late. When you're a little child, if you want to stay up past your bedtime, you usually ask your parents.
    This caption was showing how "wild and crazy" this little one is, staying up past bedtime without permission.
    Just a little joke.

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