"merken" can mean "to notice" and "to remember". But not always. Today, we'll find out when and why and we'll talk about the difference to "bemerken".
merken, sich merken, bemerken, merkwürdig, anmerken, das Merkmal
- the mark (a marking)
- the march (the boundary of a country, NOT the walking style)
- the margin (a boundary of sorts)
- remark (and friends)