One way of making a sentence negative in German is to add the word nicht (not) to the sentence.
Here are some guidelines for using nicht with various types of present tense verbs.
In a simple sentence, nicht always goes at the end of the sentence:
Here are some common separable verbs:
With separable verbs, nicht goes before the separable prefix, eg ab, auf, fern, at the end of the phrase:
Make these sentences negative by adding nicht, then translate them.