What is the difference between the various use of schenken and einschenken.
Mit dem Spielgerät hatte er nämlich dem FC Granada gerade fünf Tore eingeschenkt.
Schenke Wein aus der Flasche ein!
einschenken + Akk. oder Dativ
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ein adds a connotation of insertion.
schenkenmeans to gift.
einschenken has two meanings:
geben means to hand over.
eingeben means to type (hand over information) something into a machine.
zahlen means to pay.
einzahlen means to place on deposit.
laufen means to run.
einlaufenhas two meanings:
Remark: Using the phrase
Tore einschenken is very uncommon in the Southern parts of Austria (only
Tore schießen is common here). But I guess it is quite common in Germany.
But it is wrong to assume, you can prepend
ein to every verb to add this connotation.