Asking - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈæskɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word asking
Brit.  |ˈɑːskɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word asking
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to ask

noun

- the verbal act of requesting (syn: request)

Examples

“If you don't mind me asking, how old are you?” “I'm 35 years old. Why do you ask?”

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