ask for advice

This page is about the collocation ask for advice

collocation pattern: verb + noun


to ask someone what they think you should do

For example

  • Don't be afraid to ask for advice if you're not sure what to do.

  • Why don't you ask your sister for some advice? She knows all about fashion.

Related collocations include "ask for help" and "ask for suggestions"

Quick Quiz

I'll ask John for some advice because

a. I trust his judgement

b. I think he's in trouble

c. I know he can spare it

Contributor: Matt Errey