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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #26767: Lie/lay
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    Lie/lay


                                                                 LIE       LAY

      

     Lie, lay, lain  (intransitive) : être allongé, être couché


                                                                                              

     the cat is lying by the fire                             it's nice to lie on the beach                                   the books lie on the table

     

     Lay, laid, laid (transitive) : mettre, poser


                                                                                                            

      he lays bricks, he is a bricklayer               he lays sheets of paper on the desk               he lays the box on the ground


     to lay the table: mettre la table               to lay eggs: pondre


    'to lay' est suivi d'un objet, pas 'to lie'.


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