the lion would lay in ambush. 1. the lion would lay in ambush. 2. the lion would lie in ambush. which one is right?
Feb 5, 2016 3:46 PM
Answers · 1
"Lie" and "lay" are commonly confused verbs, even for natives. In this case, it should be "lie", but note the past tense is "lay", so you could say "The lion lay in ambush".
February 5, 2016
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