Presentation on theme: "Los Mandatos Formales Singular"— Presentation transcript:
1 Los Mandatos Formales Singular To tell someone you address as USTED to do somethingPluralTo tell a group you address as USTEDES to do something
2 Regulares y Singulares -AR Verbs– DROP the o in the YO formAdd –e (the opposite usted form)Comprarcompro – compre (Buy)Hablarhablo – No hable (Don’t talk)-ER/IR Verbs–DROP the o in the YO formAdd a –a (the opposite usted form)Comercomo – No coma (Don’t Eat)Abrirabro – abra (Open)
4 Regulares y Plurales -AR Verbs – DROP the o in the YO form Add –en (the opposite ustedes form)Caminarcamino – caminen (Walk)Doblardoblo – No doblen (Don’t Turn)-ER/IR Verbs– DROP the o in the YO formAdd –an (the opposite ustedes form)Escribirescribo – escriban (Write)Verveo – No vean (Don’t watch)
6 Irregulares Follow the same rules for the endings Changes are in the stem-car, -gar, -zar, ger, and –guir(Same changes as in the preterit tense!)Sacar – Saque (Take out)Llegar – No lleguen (Don’t arrive)Empezar – Empiece (Start)Recoger – Recojan (Pick up)Seguir – Siga (Keep going/Follow)
10 Otras Cosas Sigan derecho hasta la esquina. Formal commands are often used to give directionsSigan derecho hasta la esquina.Keep going straight to the corner.Direct object pronouns, indirect object pronouns and reflexive pronouns are still attached to the affirmative commandCommand + IDOP/DOP/reflexiveAdd YOUR accent mark! (Second to last syllable of verb by itself)Cómala (Eat it!)Escríbame (Write to me.)
12 Otras cosas más..Direct object pronouns, indirect object pronouns, and reflexive pronouns are still placed before the negative commandNo + IDOP/DOP/reflexive + CommandNo me escriba. (Don’t write to me!)No la coma. (Don’t eat it!)
13 Repaso: 1. When do you attach a pronoun? 2. List 3 irregular command forms.3. How do you form the affirmative Ud. Command?4. When do you put the pronoun first?5. What happens with –car,-gar,-zar verbs?6. How do you form the negative Uds. command?