Mandato Formal – Mandato de Ustedes
Forma YO: YO DIGO (¡verbo yo-go!)
Menos -O: DIG-
Más + el final opuesto: DIGAN
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In this video, we change the affirmative tú commands in memes to negative ones and vice versa to review and practice step by step with funny examples.
It is the second video of the “Practice Spanish with Memes” video series!
Use this link to see all of the posts categorized to “informal (tú) commands” here on this website: https://estudiafeliz.com/tag/mandatos-informales/
Enjoy the video and thank you for watching!
Los mandatos informales, informal “tú” commands, can be a bit challenging at first because you must remember to conjugate the verb differently depending on whether the command is affirmative (Yes! Do it! ¡Sí! ¡Hazlo!) or negative (No! Don´t do it! ¡No! ¡No lo hagas!) This cultural presentation will take you on a journey of table manners around the world while practicing affirmative versus negative tú commands.
- Practice conjugating affirmative and negative tú commands
- Practice vocabulary about food & the table
- Make cultural connections about table manners
First, conjugate the verbs in this handout: Modales curiosos: Mandatos Informales Handout
Next, check your answers and discuss the cultural customs in more detail in this Powerpoint presentation: Modales Internacionales Powerpoint
Share your reflections and what you´ve learned in the questions at the bottom of the handout. Do you think any of these tips for international table manners will come in handy someday?
The images in the presentation were adapted for educational purposes from an infographic & article by Huffingtion Post España.
Also, thank you to the Teaching & Learning Spanish Blog Facebook Page for sharing the Huffington Post article.
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Update: A typo in the handout has been corrected (10-8-2018)!