The English verb 'lie around' is pronounced as [laɪ əˈraʊnd].
Related to: phrasal verb.
3 forms of verb lie around: Infinitive (lie around), Past Simple - (lay around), Past Participle - (lain around).
Here are the past tense forms of the verb lie around
👉 Forms of verb lie around in future and past simple and past participle.
❓ What is the past tense of lie around.
Lie around: Past, Present, and Participle Forms
|Base Form||Past Simple||Past Participle|
|lie around [laɪ əˈraʊnd]||
lay around [leɪ əˈraʊnd]
lain around [leɪn əˈraʊnd]
What are the 2nd and 3rd forms of the verb lie around?
🎓 What are the past simple, future simple, present perfect, past perfect, and future perfect forms of the base form (infinitive) 'lie around'?
Learn the three forms of the English verb 'lie around'
- the first form (V1) is 'lie around' used in present simple and future simple tenses.
- the second form (V2) is 'lay around' used in past simple tense.
- the third form (V3) is 'lain around' used in present perfect and past perfect tenses.
What are the past tense and past participle of lie around?
The past tense and past participle of lie around are: lie around in past simple is lay around, and past participle is lain around.
What is the past tense of lie around?
The past tense of the verb "lie around" is "lay around", and the past participle is "lain around".
Past simple — lie around in past simple lay around
Future simple — lie around in future simple is lie around (will + V1).
Present Perfect — lie around in present perfect tense is lain around (have/has + V3).
Past Perfect — lie around in past perfect tense is lain around (had + V3).
lie around regular or irregular verb?
👉 Is 'lie around' a regular or irregular verb? The verb 'lie around' is .
Examples of Verb lie around in Sentences
- You can't just lay around here all summer long (Present Simple)
- My friends and I always loved laying around at the lake near our neighbourhood when we were kids (Past Continuous)
- Don't just lay around all day (Present Simple)
- I need to lay around for a few days (Present Simple)
- I think I will just lie around the house all day (Future Simple)
- I need to lie around every now and then (Present Simple)
- The teacher told us not to lie around in the sun (Past Simple)
- I haven't got time to be lying around here for two days (Present Simple)