give directions

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She went in to give directions to the cook, to say that the butcher would have to bring much less meat, that they would require only half their usual quantity of bread, of milk and groceries.
I desired he would order several sticks of two feet high, and the thickness of an ordinary cane, to be brought me; whereupon his majesty commanded the master of his woods to give directions accordingly; and the next morning six woodmen arrived with as many carriages, drawn by eight horses to each.
If, as I conclude will be the case, you send me full powers to act in your name throughout the whole of this business, I will immediately give directions to Haggerston for preparing a proper settlement.
His hospitable invitation was joyfully accepted: he lingered but a moment, to give directions by which they might find his camp, and then, wheeling round, and giving the reins to his mettlesome steed, was soon out of sight.
Within reach of his arm was the brawny shoulder of a gigantic Indian, whose deep and authoritative voice appeared to give directions to the proceedings of his fellows.
I beg your lordship to be good enough to precede us ashore, and to give directions that everything be in proper order on our arrival.
Albert Malvoisin bowed and retired, not to give directions for preparing the hall, but to seek out Brian de Bois-Guilbert, and communicate to him how matters were likely to terminate.
30pm, take oath of office at 1pm and then give directions on the coalition's next moves.
A help desk of the Madinah scouts help give directions and information to pilgrims on Saturday.
With over a million Internet users opposing Telecom Regulatory Authority of India's ( Trai) consultation paper on allowing telcos like Airtel, Vodafone and Reliance to charge consumers differently for using different websites and mobile applications, Prasad said that the government has powers to give directions to the regulator on public policy.
The victim got into the car to give directions and the man grabbed three yellow gold necklaces from round his neck.
The program contains 37 measures, which give directions to farmers which cultivations they should focus on