He was asking probing questions.
As the goods were damaged, she felt fully justified in asking for her money back.
He never visits me without asking about our old friends.
It is no good asking her for a date.
He who is ashamed of asking is ashamed of learning.
The secretary spoke for the society asking our help.
Stop asking silly questions!
Some man at the door is asking to see you.
2. 恳求, 请求