What’s up with “lay” and “lie”?

theyuniversity:

Few topics in grammar and usage inspire as much dread and confusion as lay vs. lie. This post will allay your fears.

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Need even more examples? Here you go:

  • When I get home, I’m going to lie in the hammock and relax.
  • In which room should I lay the new rug?
  • Yesterday, my dog lay on my lap and took a long nap.
  • Jim has lain on the sofa since noon.
  • Every night, Finn lies on his bed and sleeps inside his sleeping bag.

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swiftthefox:

I got to see some baby pandas this week!

"The real things haven’t changed. It is still best to be honest and truthful; to make the most of what we have; to be happy with simple pleasures; and have courage when things go wrong."

Laura Ingalls Wilder (via observando)

"if she mentions it more than once,
it’s bothering her."

Unknown (via jasfuckinq)

(Source: chillaxbitch)