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Grammaticality of “I have already asked from him”

In response to a question, I have to answer. An example: A: Hello B, can I go? B: Ask C first. A: I have already asked from C. Is this grammatical?
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Does one remonstrate another or does one remonstrate with another?

If I am protesting forcefully the actions of another, let’s call him Joe, would it be better to say: I remonstrated Joe over his choice of words in that argument. or would I say: I ...
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“Email me” and “mail to me”

Why is it correct to say "email me", whereas with the word mail we say/write "mail to me"?