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Descriptive notation is a notation for recording chess games, and at one time was the most ..... Views. Read · Edit · View history ...

How to Read Descriptive Notation: 8 Steps - wikiHow

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How to Read Descriptive Notation. There are ... This is often thought of as descriptive notation. ... Refer to Read Algebraic Chess Notation to see the other form. 2.

Chess Corner - Chess Tutorial - Chess Notation

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You will probably see algebraic notation used more often but older chess books often use descriptive notation. It is a good idea to be ... Ranks and Files. There are some symbols you should know when reading or writing chess notation.

The Ghost of Descriptive Notation - Chess.com

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Nov 22, 2010 ... Thus, all American books before the 70s used this form of notation, which is more ... Unfortunately, descriptive is just plain inferior to algebraic, and ..... Thanks to the "PGN"-format we now can read chess from anywhere in the ...

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Feb 15, 2013 ... PK4! What does that mean? This short video explains the old style notation, just in case you happen upon an old chess book or game that you ...
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May 22, 2009 ... Chess Notation How to Read and Record a Chess Game ... I will have a post on my blog about English Descriptive Notation in the near future.

Chess Notation

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And both the descriptive Chess notation and the algebraic Chess notation have ... it easier to interpret a move in Spanish descriptive notation without ambiguity.

Chess Notation Part 1 - How to Read and Record a Game of Chess ...

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May 22, 2009 ... But the modern chess world has abandoned descriptive notation for algebraic. Algebraic notation does have its advantages, and – best of all ...

GameKnot: Chess related, Descriptive notation

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Which is read: "pawn to e4, pawn to d5, e-pawn takes d5, queen take d5, king to e2, queen to e4 checkmate!" Descriptive notation is an older way of listing ...

Don't Disregard Descriptive Notation | The Chess Improver

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Nov 22, 2013 ... Algebraic notation is now the norm. Some younger players don't even know how to read descriptive notation. They grew up with algebraic ...

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Does anyone use the P-K4 type of chess notation anymore? - Board ...

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Jun 19, 2011 ... However, there is still a purpose in learning descriptive notation: reading old books. Some of my favorite old chess books are only available in ...

Learn Chess: Notation - Chess Poster

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Throughout the years, some types of Chess notation or languages were developed .... Unlike Algebraic notation, Descriptive notation always uses the letter 'P' to ...

Chess Notation QUestion - Chess.com

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Any advise on how to read this notation so I can study the book? ... used chess books and magazines that use descriptive notation will then be ...