Definition Instruct

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Definition

to instruct (somebody) to do (something): to order, to tell, to give instructions to (somebody) to do (something)
verb
My driving teacher instructed me to turn left, so I did.

to instruct (somebody) on doing (something): to show, to teach, to give instructions to (somebody) on doing (something)
verb
Bob instructed me on how to use my computer.

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