Is it lay or is it lie?

😬 Even editors hate lay/lie!

💡 Watch this video to check you’re using them correctly.

My TikTok showing how to use lay vs lie

💬 Feel free to drop some examples below.

❓ Can you use one of the following words correctly in a sentence?

◻ Lay – present tense: to set an object down
◻ Laid – past tense
◻ Laying – present participle
◻ Laid – past participle

◻ Lie – present tense: to rest or recline
◻ Lay – past tense
◻ Lying – present participle
◻ Lain – past participle

Published by clairecherryedits Indie Fiction Specialist. Line Editing. Copy Editing. Proofreading.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: