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Cantar Commands

Immerse yourself in the world of cantar Commands in the Imperative mood. This is perfect for anyone eager to express themselves through song in Spanish. Explore its cultural importance and everyday use. Enhance your skills with Spanish verbs. Advance your mastery at our cantar conjugation page.

Verb Meaning(s): to sing

Verb Chart: Cantar Commands




let’s sing


(Juana, Juan)

canta; no cantes

sing; don’t sing


(informal Spain)

cantad; no cantéis

(you all) sing; (you all) don’t sing


(Sra./Dr. García)


(you) sing



(you all) sing

*Only Tú, and Vosotros change in the negative form. The other conjugations are the same in the negative.

Cantar Commands Practice

Multiple Choice

Positive Commands

Negative Commands

Spanish Commands

Cantar Commands Sentence Examples

1. Tú: Canta en el coro de la escuela.
Sing in the school choir.
2. Tú: No cantes a gritos en la biblioteca.
Do not sing loudly in the library.
3. Ud.: Cante la canción en español.
Sing the song in Spanish.
4. Ud.: No cante fuera de tono en el ensayo.
Do not sing off-key during the rehearsal.
5. Nosotros: Cantemos juntos en la fiesta.
Let’s sing together at the party.
6. Nosotros: No cantemos canciones tristes hoy.
Let’s not sing sad songs today.
7. Vosotros: Cantad vuestras canciones favoritas.
Sing your favorite songs.
8. Vosotros: No cantéis demasiado alto en la noche.
Do not sing too loud at night.
9. Uds.: Canten en el karaoke esta noche.
Sing at the karaoke tonight.
10. Uds.: No canten durante la clase de matemáticas.
Do not sing during math class.