Note that this is a Europe focused lesson. Your active focus is Latin America.
Learn how to form the imperative affirmative of vosotros in Spanish
For all verbs in Spanish there is just one way of forming the imperative (affirmative commands) of vosotros. Regardless of any irregularity that the verb might have in any other tense, the vosotros form of the imperative will always be formed this way:
1. Take the infinitive form of the verb (e.g hablar)
2. Drop the final -r (habla-)
3. Add -d (hablad)
Have a look and listen to some examples of totally regular verbs:
Hablar. ¡Hablad!To speak. Speak! (you plural)
Comer. ¡Comed!To eat. Eat! (you plural)
Vivir. ¡Vivid!To live. Live! (you plural)
Have a look and listen to some examples of stem-changing verbs:
Venir. ¡Venid!To come. Come! (you plural)
Ir de compras. ¡Id de compras!To go shopping. Go shopping! (you plural)
Volver temprano. ¡Volved temprano!To come back early. Come back early!
See also Conjugate in the imperative with reflexive pronouns: affirmative commands (El Imperativo) for a more advanced lesson on the imperative with reflexive verbs.
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