Look at these imperative forms (commands) of reflexive verbs:
Levons-nous!Let's get up!
Tu te lèves ... Allez, lève-toi!You're getting up ... Come on, get up!
Notice that in affirmative commands, reflexive verbs follow this pattern:
1- The reflexive pronouns te / vous / nous become stress pronouns toi / vous / nous
2- They are placed after the verb with a hyphen in between.
REMEMBER that in l'Impératif:
- subject pronouns don't appear as they would normally do.
- verbs in -er lose the 's' of Le Présent in the 'tu' form.
See Conjugate regular verbs in L'Impératif (imperative)
The verb s'asseoir (to sit down) has two accepted conjugations:
(Note that for the 'tu' form, two pronunciations are possible)
Assieds-toi !Sit down!
Asseyons-nous ! Let's sit down!
Assoyons-nous !Let's sit down!
Softening commands into suggestions
You can alternatively use l'Impératif of aller with the infinitive of the reflexive verb like this:
Allez vous habiller!Go get dressed!
Allons nous préparer.Let's go get ready.
See also Forming negative commands with reflexive verbs (L'Impératif)
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