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Partner – IELTS word of the day

Today’s word from the academic word list is:



  • The two forms of this word you need are partner (which can be both a verb and a noun) and partnership
  • Partner is frequently used in a business context with phrases such as business partner and trading partner
  • It is also used for personal relationships with the terms civil partners and life partners
  • Things shred with or between partners and you may be in partnership with someone
  • Two more idiomatic usages worth learning are:

sleeping partner

silent partner



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