English version

enquire

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishenquireen‧quire /ɪnˈkwaɪə $ -ˈkwaɪr/ verb [intransitive, transitive]  especially British Englishx-ref another spelling of inquiresee thesaurus at ask→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
enquirePeople enquired but there was no trace of it.Only after they were dead, it seemed, did the hierarchy begin to enquire into performance.She was a little distracted when Sophie asked permission for her outing, or she might have enquired more closely into the details.Mr. Chapman enquired of the Board whether the paupers and children should be allowed to have money in the workhouse.Head whirling, she went into a travel agency and enquired the air fare to Toronto.I remember asking my private secretary to enquire what would be the main subjects of our discussion.
From Longman Business Dictionaryenquireen‧quire /ɪnˈkwaɪə-ˈkwaɪr/ verb [intransitive, transitive] especially BrE another spelling of INQUIRE→ See Verb table
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Verb table
enquire
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyenquire
he, she, itenquires
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyenquired
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave enquired
he, she, ithas enquired
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad enquired
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill enquire
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have enquired
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam enquiring
he, she, itis enquiring
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you, we, theyare enquiring
Past
I, he, she, itwas enquiring
you, we, theywere enquiring
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been enquiring
he, she, ithas been enquiring
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been enquiring
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be enquiring
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been enquiring
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