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  • Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country
  • Ask out
  • Ask the Man who Owns One ( Packard advertising slogan )
  • Asking for it
  • Asking for trouble
  • Asking price
  • Beg the question ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Call into question
  • Claim to fame
  • Consult your diary
  • Don't ask me
  • Don't be vague, ask for Haig ( Haig Scotch advertising slogan )
  • Don't get vexed, ask Teletext ( Teletext advertising slogan )
  • Don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars ( line from the movie Now, Voyager )
  • Don't shoot the messenger
  • Don't shoot the piano player
  • Don't shoot until you can see the whites of their eyes
  • Dryest gin in town. Ask any Martini ( Seagram's Gin advertising slogan )
  • Duck the question
  • Enquire within
  • Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Sex But Were Afraid To Ask ( David Reuben book )
  • Everything You Wanted To Know About Sex But Were Afraid To Ask ( Woody Allen movie )
  • Expect the unexpected
  • Frequently asked question
  • Funny you should ask
  • Have you any last requests? ( humorous question asked as though a person was about to be killed )
  • I ask you
  • I took my harp to the party but no one asked me to play
  • If I tell you I will have to shoot you
  • If gas pains persist, try Volkswagen ( Volkswagen advertising slogan )
  • If you ask me
  • If you have to ask the price you can't afford it ( Rolls Royce slogan )
  • Invite someone over
  • Just a question of time
  • Just shoot me
  • Last time of asking
  • Leading question
  • Make inquiries
  • No questions asked
  • On request
  • Out of the question
  • Play softball ( A baseball expression meaning to ask easy questions )
  • Pop the question
  • Ring round
  • Shoot 'em up
  • Shoot a birdie ( score one under par in a golf shot )
  • Shoot a fairy
  • Shoot blanks
  • Shoot down in flames ( destroy an argument or theory )
  • Shoot first, ask questions later
  • Shoot from the hip
  • Shoot him down in flames
  • Shoot hoops
  • Shoot it out
  • Shoot me now
  • Shoot on sight
  • Shoot someone a line
  • Shoot straight ( to talk or deal honestly )
  • Shoot the breeze
  • Shoot the moon ( remove household goods by night to avoid paying rent )
  • Shoot the puppy
  • Shoot through ( to leave or abscond )
  • Shoot to kill
  • Shoot your cuffs
  • Shoot your mouth off
  • Shoot yourself in the foot
  • Stake your claim
  • Stop, or my mom will shoot ( line from Sylvestor Stallone movie )
  • Supply and demand
  • Tastes so good cats ask for it by name ( Meow Mix Cat food advertising slogan )
  • The answer's yes. Now what's the question? ( Unipart advertising slogan )
  • The sixty-four thousand dollar question
  • There are two sides to every question
  • They Shoot Horses Don't They? ( Jane Fonda movie )
  • To be or not to be: that is the question ( from a Hamlet by Shakespeare )
  • Turkey shoot
  • What we have here is a failure to communicate ( line from Cool Hand Luke )
  • Who can live without it, I ask in all honesty? ( ABBA lyric )
  • Why ask why? Try Bud Dry ( Budweiser Earl advertising slogan )
  • Without question
  • You gotta ask yourself, do I feel lucky, well do ya punk? ( Dirty Harry )

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