instruct englannista suomeksi
ohjata, neuvoa, opettaa
(circa) (w), ''(w),'' Act I, Scene(nbs)3,http://www.opensourceshakespeare.org/views/plays/play_view.php?WorkID=measure&Scope=entire&pleasewait=1&msg=pl
- Supply me with the habit and instruct me
- How I may formally in person bear me
- Like a true friar.
1682, (w), ''The False Count,'' London: Jacob Tonson, Act III, Scene(nbs)2, p.(nbs)33,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A27291.0001.001
- What a dishonour’s this, to me, to have so Dull a Father, that needs to be instructed in his Duty.
1751, (w), ''(w),'' No. 156, 14(nbs)September, 1751, in Volume 5, London: J. Payne and J. Bouquet, 1752, p.(nbs)177,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004772607.0001.005
- (..) the design of tragedy is to instruct by moving the passions,
1850, (w), ''(w),'' Chapter(nbs)10,http://www.gutenberg.org/files/25344/25344-h/25344-h.htm
- (..) I should deem you a man sore sick, it may be, yet not so sick but that an instructed and watchful physician might well hope to cure you.
1974, (w), ''(w),'' New York: William Morrow, Part 4, Chapter 29, p.(nbs)353,https://archive.org/details/zenartofmotorcyc00pirsrich
- At the Laundromat I instruct Chris on how to operate the drier, start the washing machines (..)
To tell (someone) what they must or should do.
''Usage note'': "instruct" is less forceful than "order", but weightier than "advise"
(circa) (w), ''(w),'' Act III, Scene(nbs)1,http://www.opensourceshakespeare.org/views/plays/play_view.php?WorkID=henry6p1&Scope=entire&pleasewait=1&msg=pl
- What, shall a child instruct you what to do?
1848, (w), ''(w),'' Chapter(nbs)39,http://www.gutenberg.org/files/599/599-h/599-h.htm
- All the servants were instructed to address her as “Mum,” or “Madam” (..)
1989, (w), ''(w),'' New York: Ballantine, 1997, Chapter 5, p.(nbs)195,https://archive.org/details/prayerforowenmea00irvi_1
- Observing that the Christ Child’s nose was running, she deftly wiped it; then she held the handkerchief in place, while instructing him to “blow.”
Arranged; furnished; provided.
(circa) (w) (translator), ''(w)’s (w),'' London: Nathaniell Butter, Book 4, p.(nbs)62,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A03515.0001.001
- For he had neither ship, instruct with oares,
- Nor men to fetch him from those stranger shores.
Instructed; taught; enlightened.
1671, (w), ''(w),'' London: John Starkey, Book 1, lines 438-441, p.(nbs)24,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A50931.0001.001
- Who ever by consulting at thy shrine
- Return’d the wiser, or the more instruct
- To flye or follow what concern’d him most,
- And run not sooner to his fatal snare?