One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘if a prisoner disobeys an instruction, he will be punished’
order, command, directive, direction, decree, edict, injunction, mandate, dictate, commandment, diktat, demand, bidding, requirement, stipulation, charge, ruling, pronouncement
summons, writ, subpoena, warrant
2instructions‘read the instructions to find out’
directions, key, guide, recipe, specification
handbook, manual, guide, booklet, reference manual, ABC, A to Z, companion
3‘an officer in the Royal Engineers provided instruction in demolition work’
teaching, tuition, coaching, tutoring, education, schooling, tutelage, pedagogy, andragogy
lessons, classes, tutorials, lectures
training, drill, drilling, discipline
preparation, grounding, priming
direction, guidance, information, enlightenment, edification
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