Forming the imperative of tú for all irregular verbs (irregular affirmative commands)

In Spanish there is a short list of irregular verbs in El Imperativo for the form. These are known as short imperatives

These are the irregular verbs for the  form in El Imperativo:

  • Tener (to have)Ten
  • Venir (to come)Ven
  • Salir (to go out)Sal
  • Poner (to put)Pon
  • Decir (to say)Di
  • Hacer (to do)Haz
  • Ir (to go)Ve
  • Ser (to be) =  Sé

Have a look and listen to some examples:

¡Ten cuidado!Be careful! [lit: have care]

Nuria ¡ven aquí!Nuria, come here!

¡Sal ahora mismo de aquí!Get out of here right now!

Carlos ¡Pon los libros en su sitio!Carlos, put the books away!

¡Di algo por favor!Say something please!

¡Haz tus deberes!Do your homework!

María! Ve al mercado!María, go to the market!

¡ bueno!Be good!

 See also Forming the imperative of tú for most verbs (affirmative commands) and Forming the imperative of vosotros for all verbs (affirmative commands)

 

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Examples and resources

¡Ten el dinero preparado! Have your money ready! ("you" singular informal = "tú")
¡Haz tus deberes!Do your homework!
¡Pon la mesa! Lay the table! ("you" singular informal = "tú")
María! Ve al mercado!María, go to the market!
¡ buena!Be good! ("you" singular informal)
Nuria ¡ven aquí!Nuria, come here!
¡Sal conmigo! Go out with me! ("you" singular informal = "tú")
¡Ten cuidado!Be careful! [lit: have care]
¡Ve a la panadería! (Tú.)Go to the bakery! (You sing. informal.)
¡Sal ahora mismo de aquí!Get out of here right now!
¡Ven a casa! Come home! ("you" singular informal = "tú")
¡ bueno!Be good!
Carlos ¡Pon los libros en su sitio!Carlos, put the books away!
¡Di la verdad!Tell the truth! ("you" singular informal = "tú")
¡Di algo por favor!Say something please!
¡Haz los deberes!Do your homework! ("you" singular informal = "tú")
Pon los papeles en la carpeta.Put the papers in the folder.
Getting that for you now.