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Tocar Commands

Learn to command with tocar Commands in the imperative mood for “to touch” or “to play” (an instrument). Explore our interactive resources for a comprehensive learning experience. Kickstart your mastery at Spanish verbs. Perfect your skills with tocar conjugation.

Verb Meaning(s): to touch, to play (an instrument)

Verb Chart: Tocar Commands




let’s touch


(Juana, Juan)

toca; no toques

touch; don’t touch


(informal Spain)

tocad; no toquéis

(you all) touch; (you all) don’t touch


(Sra./Dr. García)


(you) touch



(you all) touch

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

Tocar Commands Practice

Multiple Choice

Positive Commands

Negative Commands

Spanish Commands

Tocar Commands Sentence Examples

1. Tú: Toca la guitarra todos los días si realmente quieres mejorar.
Play the guitar every day if you really want to improve.
2. Tú: No toques objetos ajenos sin permiso; respeta la privacidad de los demás.
Do not touch others’ belongings without permission; respect others’ privacy.
3. Ud.: Toque diferentes géneros musicales para ampliar su repertorio.
Play different musical genres to expand your repertoire.
4. Ud.: No toque temas sensibles sin la debida consideración y respeto.
Do not touch on sensitive subjects without due consideration and respect.
5. Nosotros: Toquemos en el concierto con todo nuestro corazón.
Let’s play in the concert with all our heart.
6. Nosotros: No toquemos los botones de emergencia.
Let’s not touch the emergency buttons.
7. Vosotros: Tocad en la fiesta para animar el ambiente.
Play at the party to liven up the atmosphere.
8. Vosotros: No toquéis los alimentos con las manos sucias; la higiene es fundamental.
Do not touch the food with dirty hands; hygiene is fundamental.
9. Uds.: Toquen puertas si están buscando nuevas oportunidades; la perseverancia es clave.
Knock on doors if you’re looking for new opportunities; perseverance is key.
10. Uds.: No toquen el tema de la política en cenas familiares si saben que puede causar discordia.
Do not touch the topic of politics at family dinners if you know it can cause discord.