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you shouldn't, one should not
美術館で写真を撮ってはいけない。/You shouldn't take picture in the museum.
Edit  赤毛
One must not harass the animals.
Edit  #6767 赤毛
You are not allowed to smoke here, because this is a no-smoke area.
Edit  #6768 赤毛
You are not allowed to drink alcohol.
Edit  #6777 赤毛
It is forbidden to park bicycles here.
Edit  #6778 赤毛
Although I told him "You're not allowed to eat salty!" he added a lot of salt in his food.
Edit  #7775 kitakaze
Please refrain from taking pictures in the museum.
Edit  #6766 赤毛
Don't waste any more time responding to that customer.
Edit  #6770 dbx
You shouldn't count on others for help.
Edit  #6771 dbx
Don't leave the door open.
Edit  #6772 dbx
You must not rely too much on appearance.
Edit  #6773 dbx
Don't look to me for any help except in case of emergency.
Edit  #6774 dbx
Don't set your failure down to bad luck.
Edit  #6775 dbx
You shouldn't do things by halves.
Edit  #6776 dbx
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