0 Expressing Prohibition in English Here are some common phrases and expressions for expressing prohibition in English: http://basicenglishspeaking.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/audio/ce/E-48.mp3 It is forbidden to… You are not allowed to … You are not permitted to… It is prohibited to … You must not … You are not to… You can’t… Examples: You are not allowed to smoke in this area. It is forbidden to swim here. You are not to feed the animals. It is prohibited to walk on the grass. You must not tell anyone about it. You must not leave the window open. You are not permitted to be late. Share Share Tweet +1Shares 0 DOWNLOAD ALL THE LESSONS TO LEARN OFFLINE (MP3+PDF) Improve your English speaking much faster by downloading all the lessons to listen and practice anywhere, anytime, without the internet. For only $20 $7, you will get 50 audio files and 52 pages of the “Common English Expressions” lesson series (with over 1000 very useful phrases and sentences). Get it now!