Don’t Cross Me!
You already know how to ask somebody NOT to do something by using the expression ～ないでください or its short form ～ないで. But imagine that your kid is running into a busy street!! In that case, you may need to know shorter and more effective way of commanding!
- Learn how to tell others NOT to do something with a negative imperative form (dictionary form+ な).
- Know some basic traffic rules in Japanese and practice saying them using negative imperative form.
- Increase your vocabulary of Japanese words and phrases and be able to use them in complex sentences.