to give: to donate, to make a present of, to award, to supply
This is an irregular verb:
I give / I gave / I have given
a gift: a present, a donation, an offering, a contribution
a gift shop a shop that sells articles appropriate as presents
given (the situation...): bearing in mind, considering, taking into account (the situation...)
Given the current situation in Iraq, I wouldn't recommend a holiday there. It is a very dangerous place at the moment.
UK: I'm here to give you your birthday present.
US: I gave her 500 dollars for the antique phone.
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