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038 Spanish Commands http://foxhugh.wordpress.

com/spanish/38-commands/ To form commands, drop the final -s on the present tense conjugation for the t form and change the final -r of the infinitive to -d for the vosotros form. The other imperative conjugations (for Usted, Ustedes, and nosotros) use the present subjunctive forms. You use the nosotros form when you mean Let's + infinitive. Negative commands use no + the present subjunctive conjugations for all forms. So the only forms that differ between affirmative and negative commands are t and vosotros. Verbs that end in -car, -gar and -zar have the following changes in commands as well: c becomes qu, g becomes gu, and z becomes c. Affirmative t Usted nosotros vosotros Ustedes Negative t Usted nosotros vosotros Ustedes -ar -es -e -emos -is -en -er or -ir -as -a -amos -is -an -ar -a -e -emos -ad -en -er or -ir -e -a -amos -ed / -id -an

Habla! = Speak! (t form) Comed! = Eat! (vosotros form) No comis! = Don't eat! (negative vosotros form) Beba! = Drink! (Usted form) Coman! = Eat (Ustedes form) No beban! = Don't drink! (negative Ustedes form) There are 8 irregular verbs in the imperative, but they are only irregular for the t form. The rest of the commands follow the pattern above. infinitive decir hacer ir poner salir ser tener venir t form di haz ve pon sal s ten ven

There are several irregular stems that appear in the present subjunctive, and therefore in the imperative. infinitive imperative stem

038 Spanish Commands http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/38-commands/ dar decir estar haber hacer ir poder poner querer saber salir ser tener traer venir ddigesthayhagvaypuedpongquiersepsalgsetengtraigveng-

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