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    #1

    ask somebody something

    Can I say to ask somebody something as in "I asked him directions to a restaurant"?

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    #2

    Re: ask somebody something

    Yes you can. I prefer I asked him for directions to a/the restaurant.

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    #3

    Re: ask somebody something

    What would be the difference? Are both choices grammatically accurate?
    Last edited by ostap77; 16-May-2014 at 00:48.

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    #4

    Re: ask somebody something

    Yes, they are. It is a personal choice.

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