Using ne ... pas with reflexive verbs in simple tenses (negation)

Look at these sentences:

Il ne s'amuse pas beaucoup.He's not having a lot of fun.

Je ne me souviens pas de toiI don't remember you

Vous ne vous lavez pas tous les matins.You don't wash every morning.

Nous ne nous levons pas à 7h le lundi.We don't get up at 7 on Mondays.

When using a negative structure like "ne/n'...pas" with reflexive verbs in simple tenses, ne/n' is placed before the reflexive pronoun "me/te/se/nous/vous/se", and pas is after the verb.

Il s'amuse beaucoup -> Il ne s'amuse pas beaucoup
He's having a lot of fun -> He's not having a lot of fun

 

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Je ne me souviens pas de toiI don't remember you
Nous ne nous levons pas à 7h le lundi.We don't get up at 7 on Mondays.
Vous ne vous lavez pas tous les matins.You don't wash every morning.
Il ne s'amuse pas beaucoup.He's not having a lot of fun.
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