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I get confused between the verbs "legen" and "liegen"

For learning: German
Base language: English
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    legen is for the movement/placement. uses accusative.
    liegen describes where something is.

    SO you Lay something on a table. (you place it on a table). = LEGEN (you use accusative case)
    Something is currently laying on the ground. = LIEGEN. (you use dative case)

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