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    ask a question to somebody

    Would it be acceptable to use "I asked a question to the class" to mean "I asked the class a question"?

    I think "I asked a question of the class" is grammatical, but I'm not so sure if it's natural.

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    Re: ask a question to somebody

    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: ask a question to somebody

    You could say that you put a question to the class.

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