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by soheil_hooshdaran
Sun Jun 30, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The word rook and Persia
Replies: 30
Views: 2039

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: 2039

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: 853

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: 853

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: 2039

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
by soheil_hooshdaran
Sat Jun 22, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The word rook and Persia
Replies: 30
Views: 2039

Re: The word rook and Persia

Wow, new info.
Rukh means face in Persian. Also (rarely)an outstanding, moral top athlete/fighter
by soheil_hooshdaran
Thu Jun 13, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Teaching chess to blind people
Replies: 10
Views: 1638

Re: Teaching chess to blind people

David Sedgwick wrote:
Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:00 am
soheil_hooshdaran wrote:
Wed Jun 12, 2019 10:52 am
So only these elementary lessons are different from ordinary people?
That is not a good choice of word. It would be better to refer to "sighted people".
Oh, ok.
The difference is just with the elementary lessons?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Wed Jun 12, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Teaching chess to blind people
Replies: 10
Views: 1638

Re: Teaching chess to blind people

So only these elementary lessons are different from ordinary people?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3050
Views: 136539

Re: The English Language

What does it mean that White kicks black around?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Right/wrong?
Replies: 7
Views: 1454

Re: Right/wrong?

Thanks
by soheil_hooshdaran
Tue Jun 11, 2019 3:15 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Teaching chess to blind people
Replies: 10
Views: 1638

Teaching chess to blind people

Hello. How can chess be taught to blind people?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Tue Jun 11, 2019 3:10 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Right/wrong?
Replies: 7
Views: 1454

Re: Right/wrong?

What about an arbiter's point of view?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Right/wrong?
Replies: 7
Views: 1454

Right/wrong?

Hi.
Is it right or wrong to place the board with the ranks labeled 7 & 8 closer to White pieces?
by soheil_hooshdaran
Tue May 21, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: Not Chess!
Topic: The English Language
Replies: 3050
Views: 136539

Re: The English Language

" Unit tests are similar to an executive document, which show how you expect the written code to perform under different circumstances."
by soheil_hooshdaran
Sun May 19, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Arbitration question
Replies: 194
Views: 15959

Re: Arbitration question

Thanks. Ramadan cup is underway (whose round typically occur about one hour after sunset) . Yesterday, Black had a lost position and decided to resign, but in his time he told something to his opponent and walked to eat sweets and drink water. Upon returning, he made a move and now his opponent was ...