Difficult word pairs
LIE- a verb meaning "Lie down".
Eg. She LIE down on the carpet to rest.
Past tense for LIE is LAY
Eg. We all LAY down on the carpet to rest
LAY-a verb meaning ' put (something) down'
Eg. Siti lay down the books on the table.
The past tense is LAID.
Eg. She LAID the books on the table just now.(past tense)