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by soheil_hooshdaran
Sun Apr 14, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3032
Views: 129569

Re: The English Language

Thanks
by soheil_hooshdaran
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:32 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3032
Views: 129569

Re: The English Language

What does it mean to win an event outright?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Tue Apr 02, 2019 4:38 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3032
Views: 129569

Re: The English Language

Thanks
by soheil_hooshdaran
Sat Mar 30, 2019 6:17 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3032
Views: 129569

Re: The English Language

Thanks.
What's the difference between "destroying" and "undermining" the defense of c3
by soheil_hooshdaran
Fri Mar 29, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3032
Views: 129569

Re: The English Language

I am asking of ANY difference
by soheil_hooshdaran
Fri Mar 29, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Chess is sport!?
Replies: 2
Views: 601

Chess is sport!?

Hello
Why is chess classified as a sport?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Fri Mar 29, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3032
Views: 129569

Re: The English Language

Thanks. What's the difference between "all but impossible" and "almost impossible"?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Thu Mar 28, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Arbitration question
Replies: 118
Views: 9307

Re: Arbitration question

Soheil >What would be the ruling for a player who recorded White move for black and vice versa?, I don't understand, Do you mean put them down in the wrong columns? If so, that is not a problem. After all, semitic countries write from right to left. Just change the headings of the columns. if you m...
by soheil_hooshdaran
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Is this a win?
Replies: 34
Views: 2416

Re: Is this a win?

Nick Burrows wrote:
Wed Mar 27, 2019 1:01 am
Even if you release the piece?
A move is completed only after you press the clock. So no move was made prior to pressing the clock.
by soheil_hooshdaran
Thu Mar 28, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: Happy Norouz
Replies: 12
Views: 580

Re: Happy Norouz

The holidays for Nowrouz begin March 21st and conclude April 2nd or 3rd (officially March 23rd but historically the first 5 days are public Nowrouz, where kings accepted people and the rest 7 days were called private Nowrouz where kings visited court members)
by soheil_hooshdaran
Thu Mar 28, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Arbitration question
Replies: 118
Views: 9307

Re: Arbitration question

What would be the ruling for a player who recorded White move for black and vice versa?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Wed Mar 27, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: Happy Norouz
Replies: 12
Views: 580

Re: Happy Norouz

John McKenna wrote:
Tue Mar 26, 2019 6:40 pm
Did you know that until 1752 the New Year, legally, began on 25th March in Britain?
Wow!
So why did it change?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Wed Mar 27, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3032
Views: 129569

Re: The English Language

So hold together = preserve?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Wed Mar 27, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3032
Views: 129569

Re: The English Language

Thanks.
What does it mean that White wants to hold everything on the kingside and in the center?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Tue Mar 26, 2019 6:43 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3032
Views: 129569

Re: The English Language

Andy Stoker wrote:
Mon Mar 25, 2019 6:01 pm
Please can we see the context - "time line" means the sequence in which things happen ... ideally at which time (which move?) - "line" has the sense of an axis - not a (chess) variation
Sorry, "tame line".
Lasker was never a master of opening theory, which explains the tame line he chooses here.