Intermediate #37 To ask in French with prepositions

Intermediate #37 To ask in French with prepositions

Today let’s dive deep into the French verb to ask and its variations my friend.

to ask in French demander

demander une chose à une personne

demander de l’argent, du temps à une personne

se demander

to ask a person something

to ask someone for money, time

to wonder

Tu as toujours demandé à tes enfants de bien se tenir en présence des invités.

You always asked your children to behave well in the presence of guests.

Elle lui demande beaucoup de temps. Cela tombe très bien car il en a beaucoup à lui offrir.

She asks him for a lot of time. This is very good because he has a lot to offer her.

Nous nous demandions souvent quand le conflit allait cesser. Nous espérions chaque jour que la fin approche.

We often wondered when the conflict would end. We hoped every day that the end was near.

Published by Claire SAMUEL

My name is Claire and my mission is to teach you French with a smile my friend!

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