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Philip Roe
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How to decide whether to exchange (good/active) bishops

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At what Elo level does one benefit from studying master games?

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How to prepare for a handicap game (queen odds) / strategy?

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Why move the queen’s rook to defend d-file instead of king’s rook?

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Why should black trade knights in this position?

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How do I create sharp, tactical positions?

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Depth vs breadth of opening knowledge

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Having knightmares, what to do?

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Not able to use rooks properly

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Does GM Larry Kaufman's "principle of the redundancy of major pieces" truly exists? Or could this effect be caused by the number of Pawns instead?

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How should one respond to the Sodium attack?

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Heavy piece endgame with 2 extra pawns-how to convert?

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Why is 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 b6 so unpopular?

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What is important in the endgame besides centralization and activity?

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Why not take the bishop with the knight (Guseinov vs. Bauer)?

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What is the correct hand movement to capture a piece?

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Bird's Opening and the Dutch Defense

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Are isolated passed pawns good or bad?

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In tournament chess, is the Traxler Counterattack just a dubious opening or a blunder?

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Is 6...Bf5 inferior to 6...Bd6 in the Caro-Kann Tartakower after 6. Bc4? And if so, why?

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Italian Game Response As Black

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Is learning the English Opening helpful for learning the Sicilian Defence? How about vice versa?

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How to study chess?

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Answering slow Sicilian set up (including Bc4) as Black

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What should a beginner focus on to improve his level?

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Memorizing the board

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Should one actively search for a checkmate ('hunt the King') in the middlegame?

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Looking for way to “punish” the d5 push after 1. d4 Nf6

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Stop pinned knight opening

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What is the benefit of making the first move with a Knight?

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