Example sentences for: instructs

How can you use “instructs” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Jurors are kept off-balance--and in need of additional guidance from the bench--by the judge, who instructs them to convict if the defendant is guilty "beyond a reasonable doubt," without telling them whether a "reasonable doubt" consists of a 1 percent risk of error, a 5 percent risk of error, or a 10 percent risk of error.

  • The Internet Engineering Task Force's RFC on Netiquette Guidelines instructs: "Never send chain letters via electronic mail.

  • The piece explores the radicalization of anti-abortion extremists, who have moved from Operation Rescue's nonviolent principles to the Army of God Manual , which instructs activists on violent action.

  • Griffey's remark conjured up the famous scene in Bull Durham in which Kevin Costner instructs a young pitcher in the art of answering all press questions with innocuous sports cliches.

  • Instead of advocating legislation against abortion, PK instructs men to stop having sex outside marriage and to stop pressuring their wives and girlfriends to have abortions.

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