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Translation of schenken

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schenken  to give a present 

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Sample sentences:
Der Händler nutzte die Gelegenheit, ihr einen schönen Amethyst zu schenken.

The merchant used the occasion to present her with a beautiful amethyst.
Die Jungs machten ihren Streich mit Freundlichkeit wieder gut und schenkten ihr eine Strauß Mohnblumen. The boys made up for their prank with kindness and gave her a bouquet of poppies.
Mein Freund schenkte mir siebzehn Tulpen zum Geburtstag. My boyfriend gave me seventeen tulips for my birthday.
geben, schenken () to give (gave, given)
das Leben schenken (Baby) give birth to
spenden; opfern; schenken donate
geben; schenken; reichen give
schenken, spenden to donate
schenken donate; endow


They played a lot of music (very old fashioned music) and sold apples, cookies, cakes and many drinks. Having enjoyed the apple festival we went for a walk outside the village, meaning the woods.
She even compares the hills across the station with the belly of a pregnant woman by saying that they do look like white elephants. Maybe she thinks that way but I am not really sure about that.
By the way, after my horrible experience I had changed the hostel. The place was not really better but much more quiet and near the Ocean. I woke up with the sound of a siren. It was the police.

German VerbsPresentPast  
Conjugation of schenken
[geschenkt]
schenke  schenkst  schenkt  schenken  schenkt  schenken  schenkte  schenktest  schenkte  schenkten  schenktet  schenkten