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Tomar Commands

Master the tomar Commands in the imperative mood to express “to take” or “to drink”. Utilize our verb chart, engaging activities, and examples for effective learning. Begin with Spanish verbs. Enhance your skills with tomar conjugation.

Verb Meaning(s): to take, to drink

Verb Chart: Tomar Commands




let’s take


(Juana, Juan)

toma; no tomes

take; don’t take


(informal Spain)

tomad; no toméis

(you all) take; (you all) don’t take


(Sra./Dr. García)


(you) take



(you all) take

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

Tomar Commands Practice

Multiple Choice

Artifact Amigo Spanish Verb Conjugation Game

Positive Commands

Negative Commands

Spanish Commands

Tomar Commands Sentence Examples

1. Tú: Toma decisiones basadas en información, no en impulsos.
Make (take) decisions based on information, not on impulses.
2. Tú: No tomes más de lo que necesitas; considera a los demás.
Do not take more than you need; consider others.
3. Ud.: Tome un curso de primeros auxilios; podría salvar vidas.
Take a first aid course; it could save lives.
4. Ud.: No tome atajos éticamente dudosos para alcanzar sus metas.
Do not take ethically dubious shortcuts to achieve your goals.
5. Nosotros: Tomemos un momento para agradecer lo que tenemos.
Let’s take a moment to be grateful for what we have.
6. Nosotros: No tomemos decisiones importantes bajo presión sin antes evaluar todas las opciones.
Let’s not make (take) important decisions under pressure without first evaluating all options.
7. Vosotros: Tomad fotos como recuerdos, pero también disfrutad el momento presente.
Take photos as memories, but also enjoy the present moment.
8. Vosotros: No toméis las críticas como algo personal; usadlas para crecer.
Do not take criticism personally; use it to grow.
9. Uds.: Tomen responsabilidad por sus acciones y sus consecuencias.
Take responsibility for your actions and their consequences.
10. Uds.: No tomen por sentado a las personas en sus vidas; mostrad aprecio y gratitud.
Do not take for granted the people in your lives; show appreciation and gratitude.