Here is the sentence:
When Carol went hunting through the kitchen for a midnight snack, she found a stale chocolate chip cookie __________ in a crumpled bag on top the refrigerator.
The stale cookie is resting in the bag. Thus, you need a form of lie. The blank requires a present participle. You chose the correct form from the table below. Good job!
|Infinitive||Definition||Simple Present||Simple Past||Past Participle||Present Participle|
|to lay||to put something down||lay(s)||laid||laid||laying|
|to lie||to rest or recline||lie(s)||lay||lain||lying|