Below are some examples of sentences from classic literature
using the word ‘Lay’.
He deliberately scrutinised each sketch and painting. Three he laid aside.
From ‘Jane Eyre’, by Charlotte Brontë.
We twisted ourselves about, and lay as still as death, with every sense alert.
From ‘The First Men in the Moon’, by H.G. Wells.
Rage, astonishment, indignation, and a storm of passions,
rushed through the listener’s heart, as the plot was laid bare.
From ‘Nicholas Nickleby’, by Charles Dickens.
“I never read novels; I have something else to do.”
From ‘Northanger Abbey’, by Jane Austen.
What is the longest word you can make using these letters?
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Games with Words
Work across from the number on the left,
applying each arithmetical operation to the previous answer.
What’s the final total?
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squares to check your running total.
More like this: Maths Steps (Mental Arithmetic Game)
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