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by soheil_hooshdaran
Wed Aug 07, 2019 1:36 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Arbitration question
Replies: 135
Views: 11076

Re: Arbitration question

Sorry, what does
" It is important that the
arbiter does not mislead the player, nor advise him, nor advance any further" mean in the interpretation of 11.9?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Sat Jul 27, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: Climate emergency
Replies: 3
Views: 285

Re: Climate emergency

John McKenna wrote:
Thu Jul 25, 2019 6:26 pm
Boris Johnson says Britain would be “clean, green, prosperous, united, confident and ambitious”.
(BBC News)
So he is not "Trump" that much, at least in words.
As an Iranian official said, Britaish people won't allow for populism.
by soheil_hooshdaran
Sat Jul 20, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3035
Views: 130462

Re: The English Language

Thanks.
What does it mean that Bf1 hangs b3 after Bc2
?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Wed Jul 17, 2019 7:04 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3035
Views: 130462

Re: The English Language

So he already has an overwhelming position?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Tue Jul 16, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3035
Views: 130462

Re: The English Language

Thanks.
What does it mean to roll Black up?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Mon Jul 15, 2019 4:35 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Arbitration question
Replies: 135
Views: 11076

Re: Arbitration question

I thought that since the were forced moves leading to mate, the game would be drawn There aren't forced moves leading to mate. Just because White has mate in 1 (after Qxf6) doesn't mean he has to play it. If he played the worst possible moves on the board he could lose all 3 of his pieces in the ne...
by soheil_hooshdaran
Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Arbitration question
Replies: 135
Views: 11076

Re: Arbitration question

I thought that since the were forced moves leading to mate, the game would be drawn
by soheil_hooshdaran
Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Arbitration question
Replies: 135
Views: 11076

Re: Arbitration question

What would be the ruling if White's clock fell after Qxf6 in

?
The time control was 15+5
by soheil_hooshdaran
Thu Jul 11, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The word rook and Persia
Replies: 30
Views: 1716

Re: The word rook and Persia

In my country and probably in India too, the kings had harem with several Women residing there. Reza shah Pahlavi cancelled this custom and many harem women turned into prostitutes, unfortunately (many died or married also)
by soheil_hooshdaran
Fri Jul 05, 2019 3:09 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The word rook and Persia
Replies: 30
Views: 1716

Re: The word rook and Persia

Kevin Thurlow wrote:
Sun Jun 30, 2019 1:02 pm
We were confused in Europe! It probably made perfect sense where you are.
You mean because some say Queen & some say Dama and some say Ferz?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Sun Jun 30, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The word rook and Persia
Replies: 30
Views: 1716

Re: The word rook and Persia

You're welcome.
What confusion?
We always called it vazir,
by soheil_hooshdaran
Fri Jun 28, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The word rook and Persia
Replies: 30
Views: 1716

Re: The word rook and Persia

No, it was mantri in India, meaning wise man.
/Vezr/ means burden, so vazir means he who carries the burden. He is minister, an advisor to the PM, and thus to the king
by soheil_hooshdaran
Fri Jun 28, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Chess notation
Replies: 5
Views: 626

Re: Chess notation

No, I mean Ng1-f3
by soheil_hooshdaran
Fri Jun 28, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Chess notation
Replies: 5
Views: 626

Chess notation

Hello.
When is algebraic notation used in the long form?

Thanks in advance
by soheil_hooshdaran
Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The word rook and Persia
Replies: 30
Views: 1716

Re: The word rook and Persia

Hi.
رخ /rukh/for rook
اسب /asb/ for Knight
فیل /fil/for Bishop
وزیر /vazir/ for Queen
شاه /shäh/ for King
پیاده /piäde/ for pawn