Grade 11 English 3

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What's the difference between lay and lie? and if you had..Tonya has___out in the sun since noon. which one do you use in past tense?

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    The difference between lie and lay is probably the toughest in the English language.

    In your sentence you need the past participle of "lie."

    Tonya has lain . . .

    Study this site -- and keep it handy.

    http://web.ku.edu/~edit/lie.html

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    OMG thanks!

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    You're welcome.

    But -- please do not switch screen names.

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    yes ma'am...i just found this website today..sorry..

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    Welcome! :-)

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