einlegen

(ein verb)

Meanings

1.
to put in
(For small (flat) things like SIM cards, SD cards, DVDs, batteries, etc…)
2.
to appeal, lodge objections
(Used with "Berufung", "Einspruch" and "Widerspruch" in context of legal trials)
3.
to put in gears
(for cars)
4.
to pickle
(to put veggies and other food into oil or vinegar; )
5.
to do
(Used for short "interlude-actions" like making a break or making a comedy skit.)

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Prefix Verbs Explained - "einlegen"

A fun look at the meaning of "einlegen" and "reinlegen" what mixed pickles have to do with shoe inlays and falling for a prank.


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Root: *legh-
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