As Larry opened the cupboard, he stared at the redundant sets of plates and cups, and turned to my mother for instructions.
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Before leaving the ranch, Charlie had given them instructions.
“OK, pardner, I understand,” Johnson said as Youngblood gave him his instructions.
Instead, the song was listed as “blank-blank-blank-blank Tha Police” with the instructions to “fill in the blanks.”
Beedle gave way to Ned after that second down, and Ned had his instructions.
What mistake could he have made in regard to his instructions?
Then I will send for your maid and give her instructions what to do.
It all depends upon what Captain Blastblow understands his instructions to be.
Grace's instructions, and trust my Connduct will met with Yr.
c.1400, instruccioun, "action or process of teaching," from Old French instruccion (14c.), from Latin instructionem (nominative instructio) "building, arrangement, teaching," from past participle stem of instruere "arrange, inform, teach," from in- "on" (see in- (2)) + struere "to pile, build" (see structure (n.)). Meaning "an authoritative direction telling someone what to do; a document giving such directions," is early 15c. Related: Instructions.