borrow something from somebody
lend something to somebody
lend somebody something
Borrow is like take. You borrow something from somebody
- I borrowed a pound from my son.
- Can I borrow your bicycle?
Lend is like give. You lend something to somebody, or lend somebody something.
(the meaning is the same)
- I lent my coat to a friend of my brother’s and I never saw it again.
- Lend me your comb for a minute, will you?