Chess Terminology

Chess has its own special terminology. Some of the basic terms include:

Advanced chess moves include:

Names for the chess pieces are:

Terminology related to basic chess strategy include:

Chess tactics have their own terminology. Some tactical terms include:

Positional chess has lots of terminology:

Pawn structure is a subset of positional strategy that has many terms:

Chess openings have different names for almost every possible opening sequence:

Related Chess Tactics

Read more about these related chess strategies: