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Translation of "instruct" - English-German dictionary

instruct

verb /inˈstrakt/
to teach or train (a person in a subject or skill) unterrichten Girls as well as boys should be instructed in woodwork. to order or direct (a person especially to do something) anweisen He was instructed to come here at nine o’clock I have already instructed her how to cook the meat. instruction /-ʃən/ noun (in plural ) (a book etc giving) directions, eg about the use of a machine etc die Gebrauchsanweisung Could I look at the instructions, please? an order or direction die Anweisung You must learn to obey instructions. the act of instructing (especially in a school subject or a skill) or the process of being instructed der Unterricht She sometimes gives instruction in gymnastics. instructive /-tiv/ adjective giving knowledge or information lehrreich He gave an instructive talk about bee-keeping. instructively adverb lehrreich instructiveness noun das Belehrende instructor noun ( feminine instructress) a person who gives instruction (in a skill etc) der Lehrer a driving instructor a ski instructor.
(Definition of instruct from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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