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    She partners me.

    I asked her to partner me.

    He partners me in lifting.

    We partner each other in practising English.

    Please check.

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    #2

    Re: She partners me.

    What is number 2 meant to mean? Lifting what?

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    Re: She partners me.

    Are you talking about being at the gym again?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: She partners me.

    In your examples, we would say 'partner(s) with X'. However, I think it'd be more natural to use partner as a noun. For example, "I asked her to be my partner."

    If you're talking about weightlifting in the gym, we use the verb 'spot', meaning to stand by and assist when the lifter can't manage the weight alone, or to help lift the weight if there's a problem.

    John, can you spot me while I bench press?
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    Re: She partners me.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Are you talking about being at the gym again?
    Yes.

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    Re: She partners me.

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    What is number 2 meant to mean? Lifting what?
    Lifting weights.

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    Re: She partners me.

    Are the sentences I have written wrong?

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    Re: She partners me.

    The second clearly doesn't work as the meaning isn't clear. The others are OK, through Skrej's suggestion works better for me.

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    Re: She partners me.

    I asked her to be my partner.

    He partners with me in weight lifting.

    He spots in the "gym" or "weight lifting".

    We partner with each other in practising English.

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    Re: She partners me.

    Quote Originally Posted by Skrej View Post
    In your examples, we would say 'partner(s) with X'. However, I think it'd be more natural to use partner as a noun. For example, "I asked her to be my partner."

    If you're talking about weightlifting in the gym, we use the verb 'spot', meaning to stand by and assist when the lifter can't manage the weight alone, or to help lift the weight if there's a problem.

    John, can you spot me while I bench press?
    No I am saying in gym neither of us help each other in lifting. We just exercise together.

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