Forming simple negative commands with the imperative mood in French (L'Impératif)

You've already seen how to make affirmative commands using L'Impératif in French (See Conjugate regular verbs in the imperative mood in French (L'Impératif))

Learn how to make negative commands in L'Impératif in French

Ne mange pas ça!Don't eat that!

N'écoutez pasDon't listen!

Ne faisons pas ça!Let's not do that!

To make a command negative, put ne or n' before the verb in L'Impératif and pas after it.

 
See also:
Conjugate reflexive verbs in the imperfect tense in French (L'Imparfait)
Conjugate irregular être/avoir/savoir in the imperative mood in French (L'Impératif)
Me becomes moi in affirmative commands in the imperative mood (L'Impératif) in French

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Examples and resources

Ne romps pas !Don't break up!
En avril, ne quitte pas ton domicileIn April, don't leave your home
N'oublie pas la Saint-Valentin !Don't forget Valentine's Day!
N'arrive pas en retard au rendez-vous !Don't be late to the rendez-vous!
Ne mange pas ça!Don't eat that!
N'écoutez pasDon't listen!
Ne faisons pas ça!Let's not do that!
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