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1. He asked a favor of Tom.
2. He demanded a present of Mary.
3. He begged a piece of bread of the woman.

(Are they all grammatical?)

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asked by rfvv
  1. All are grammatically correct, but I have to tell you -- if anyone "demanded" a present of me, I'd tell them to develop some manners! (Presents or gifts are supposed to be given out of the goodness of one's heart!)

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  2. Thank you for your help.

    1. He asked Tom a favor.
    2. He demanded Mary a present.
    3. He begged the woman a piece of bread.
    (Are they all grammatical as well?)

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  3. No. None of your last three answers are grammatical.

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