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    simple present/future

    Hello.
    "The move A doesn't save Black either because of B." means A will not save Black"?

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    Re: simple present/future

    We cannot say that 'doesn't save' means 'will not save'.

    What we can say is that your first sentence may have future reference. It may also have reference to general time - every time that move is made. Only context will tell us which is intended.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    We cannot say that 'doesn't save' means 'will not save'.

    What we can say is that your first sentence may have future reference. It may also have reference to general time - every time that move is made. Only context will tell us which is intended.
    So simple present can reference future?

    There was a move made in a game, and in commentary, GM Gurevich said that another move, A, Doesn't save Black either.

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    Re: simple present/future

    Any answer please?

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    Re: simple present/future

    What is the question that hasn't been answered?

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    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    What is the question that hasn't been answered?
    I provided the awaited context

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