Imperative Verb Constructions

  1. Imperative + ஏன்: Why don’t you?
நீ….. verb + ஏன் Do X [verb], why don’t you do? [informal]
நீங்கள்….. verb + உங்கள் + ஏன்Do X [verb], why don’t you do? [formal]

Add -ஏன் to the imperative form of the verb to tone down the command by making it more of a suggestion or a request.