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    Move or go

    When i play chess and i want my rival to go (move) faster, what should i say him - "go" or "move"? Thanks

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    Re: Move or go

    It's not very sporting to do that.

    If you you mean your opponent is playing too slowly in general you could say Come on, you're taking too long to move.

    If you say Move, it means you want your opponent to make that particular move. Don't say Go.

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    Re: Move or go

    Quote Originally Posted by Ivam View Post
    When I'm playing chess and I want my rival opponent to go (move) play faster, what should I say to him/her - "go" or "move"? Thanks
    Say,
    Can you play a bit faster please?

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