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by Barry Sandercock
Tue Nov 06, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3045
Views: 135017

Re: The English Language

Soheil Hooshdaran wrote:
What does it mean to " drum up" initiative ?
Drum up means to invent or originate.
by Barry Sandercock
Sun Nov 04, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Rating level and chess skill
Replies: 6
Views: 736

Re: Rating level and chess skill

The low grade players often play better than they should.
by Barry Sandercock
Sat Nov 03, 2018 2:28 pm
Forum: Women's Chess
Topic: 2018 Women's World Championship
Replies: 130
Views: 7391

Re: 2018 Women's World Championship

You can get it on Chessbomb website.
by Barry Sandercock
Tue Oct 23, 2018 7:02 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3045
Views: 135017

Re: The English Language

NO. No need for “must.”
by Barry Sandercock
Sun Oct 07, 2018 11:38 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3045
Views: 135017

Re: The English Language

No real difference.
by Barry Sandercock
Fri Oct 05, 2018 12:11 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3045
Views: 135017

Re: The English Language

If you are looking for a solution. There is no solution to be found.
by Barry Sandercock
Sat Sep 29, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3045
Views: 135017

Re: The English Language

The target is the thing you are aiming at,or the main object in view which you are concentrating on. Maybe someone else can give you a better answer.
by Barry Sandercock
Sat Sep 29, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3045
Views: 135017

Re: The English Language

Soheil Hooshdaran wrote:
What`s the difference between forming a plan and drawing up a plan ?

No difference.
by Barry Sandercock
Sat Sep 29, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3045
Views: 135017

Re: The English Language

Need to see the context, but the target is probably the opponents King.
by Barry Sandercock
Mon Sep 24, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3045
Views: 135017

Re: The English Language

Objectively means "in a way not influenced by personal feelings and opinions. "
by Barry Sandercock
Tue Sep 18, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3045
Views: 135017

Re: The English Language

Well,the author thinks it mattered ,maybe it did. who knows.
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by Barry Sandercock
Sun Sep 16, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3045
Views: 135017

Re: The English Language

Both.It means e4 gains space and strengthens the position.
by Barry Sandercock
Tue Sep 11, 2018 6:55 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3045
Views: 135017

Re: The English Language

No real difference.
by Barry Sandercock
Mon Sep 10, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3045
Views: 135017

Re: The English Language

No difference. Obscure means unclear.
by Barry Sandercock
Wed Aug 29, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3045
Views: 135017

Re: The English Language

Yes. I would think so. Probably more than one pawn.