give orders or directions to
give knowledge or information to
"I taught them French"
"He instructed me in building a boat"
"She instructed the students to work on their pronunciation"
"Have the students been apprised of the tuition hike?"
I was their Tutor to instruct them.
出自：Titus Andronicus , Shakespeare
Vernon instructed them..in composition, literature, and 'elocution'.
出自： J. C. Oates
The college will need an additional teacher to instruct the boys in cooking.
The soldiers have been thoroughly instructed in the care of their weapons.