Academic Editing, Copyediting & Proofreading

I struggle with the lay/lie distinction, and I’m an editor. But language changes and this distinction is disappearing. Even if I could remember it, but as John E. McIntyre says in this article, “I am increasingly sure that it is not a hill I care to die on”.

https://www.baltimoresun.com/news/language-blog/bal-lay-that-burden-down-20181208-story.html