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Does learning Russian make you better in chess?


  • 4 years ago · Quote · #1

    Rogalentis

    -title-

    (Bobby Fischer learned Russian)

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #2

    jonager

    it'll let you acces the vast amount of chess books in russian. other than that i don't know how it might help you.

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #4

    Rogalentis

    Natalia_Pogonina wrote:

    Learning Russian enhances your brain cells in a special way and gives a +100 points rating boost.


    The Russian Grammer is like endgames

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #5

    Fasaa

    It is scientifically proved that Russian speakers can see more colors...

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #6

    Rogalentis

    Fasaa wrote:

    It is scientifically proved that Russian speakers can see more colors...


    Yeah I heard about it

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #7

    UVF02368

    да я - шахматный владелец высшего качества, разрушают монстра давки бога превосходная корова шахмат владельца

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #8

    pavanmss

    @ WGM Natalia_Pogonina

    i hope you will include some tips for learning russian in your articles Smile

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #10

    Rogalentis

    UVF02368 wrote:

    да я - шахматный владелец высшего качества, разрушают монстра давки бога превосходная корова шахмат владельца


    you used google translate,didn't you?Frown

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #11

    winterberger

    @fasaa

    Vodka drinkers see much more colours...Give me a break!Laughing

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #12

    Musikamole

    Hmm...what is the very best chess book on the planet that is only available in Russian? That would give the Russians an unfair advantage.

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #13

    winterberger

    @WGM Natalia Pogonina

    What about Chinese?

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #14

    UVF02368

    Rogalentis wrote:
    UVF02368 wrote:

    да я - шахматный владелец высшего качества, разрушают монстра давки бога превосходная корова шахмат владельца


    you used google translate,didn't you?


    Yes, I - the owner of the super chess, destroy the monster god of the hustle chess excellent cow owner.

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #15

    Rogalentis

    zboina wrote:

    @WGM Natalia Pogonina

    What about Chinese?


    You know,it's a thread about possible things,not dreams like learning Chinese

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #16

    planeden

    Natalia_Pogonina wrote:
    pavanmss wrote:

    @ WGM Natalia_Pogonina

    i hope you will include some tips for learning russian in your articles


    Breaking news: yet another cheating scandal. An IM was spotted using Google translate on his mobile phone to learn Russian during a chess game!


    hahaha

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #17

    1pawndown

    How do you say "I resign" in Russian?

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #18

    JonathanTheH

    I doubt that it will give you a 100+ point rating boost. I don't really see how it helps you in chess.

  • 4 years ago · Quote · #20

    oinquarki

    It's a great psychological weapon; I've had numerous games where my opponent was scared to death when he heard me speaking Russian before the round.


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