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by soheil_hooshdaran
Sat Jan 12, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 2963
Views: 120993

Re: The English Language

Matt Mackenzie wrote:
Thu Jan 10, 2019 7:01 pm
That can be one way of stopping it (though far from the only one)
What's the difference? and it what other way you can stop something?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Thu Jan 10, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 2963
Views: 120993

Re: The English Language

Thanks. Stopping something means making prophylaxis against it?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Mon Jan 07, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: Deaths & Obituaries
Topic: Khosrow Sheikh Harandi, R.I.P
Replies: 1
Views: 264

Khosrow Sheikh Harandi, R.I.P

IM, FST "Khosrow Sheikh Harandi" (1950-2019) just passed away, R.I.P.

Sad news
by soheil_hooshdaran
Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Designing book cover
Replies: 0
Views: 138

Designing book cover

Hello.
How to design a nice, high quality book cover?
The book is modern Chess planning and I wanted to use the original cover, albeit with Farsi words. but the the PDF picture is not high quality. So what do I do?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Sun Jan 06, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 2963
Views: 120993

Re: The English Language

Thanks.
A modest move is a mild move?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Sun Jan 06, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 2963
Views: 120993

Re: The English Language

Any difference betwewen 'play into White's hands' and 'work in White's favour'?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Sun Jan 06, 2019 6:54 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 2963
Views: 120993

Re: The English Language

Any difference betwewen 'play into White's hands' and 'work in White's favour'?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Sat Jan 05, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 2963
Views: 120993

Re: The English Language

What's the difference between 'condition' and 'circumstance'?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Sat Jan 05, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 2963
Views: 120993

Re: The English Language

He commented:
Forced, as otherwise the rook transfer Ra2-a5 is immediately decisive.


What is 'rook transfer'?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Fri Jan 04, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 2963
Views: 120993

Re: The English Language

Thanks. Can we say that a modest move is not a gready move and is based on making yourself content with the currect state of affairs?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Wed Jan 02, 2019 7:20 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 2963
Views: 120993

Re: The English Language

What's a modest move or continuation? A modest move is a cautious move that doesn't risk anything. It's the opposite of a bold/risky move. For example, if you've reached a position that is easily drawn, a modest move would keep the position drawn, but with no chance of winning. (A bold/risky move w...
by soheil_hooshdaran
Tue Jan 01, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 2963
Views: 120993

Re: The English Language

Thanks. Is demanding an approving word?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Tue Jan 01, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 2963
Views: 120993

Re: The English Language

The approach of the white king to the centre in the rook ending is simple and sufficient.

Means in all rook endings?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Mon Dec 31, 2018 9:02 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 2963
Views: 120993

Re: The English Language

What does it mean that
Plan A (S points) is not particularly demanding and is quite drawish.?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Mon Dec 31, 2018 5:45 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 2963
Views: 120993

Re: The English Language

Thanks. What is fair drawing chances? Moderate, 50-50?