Beginners Lessons from Australian bridge teacher, Joan Butts. Learn how to play contract bridge by watching the videos, reading the bridge tips, and playing hands. Suitable for beginners and bridge players.
Learn about taking tricks in no trumps and a trump suit and making your contract.
Learn the language of bidding to communicate with your partner about your hand. Covers scoring, ranks of the suits, opening in major and minor suits and responding to the opener.
Learn about balanced hands, and opening 1NT. Respond to 1NT with balanced and unbalanced hands.
Learn about raising partner's opening bids with minimum, medium and maximum hands. Show shortage points with a fit. Respond without a fit. Respond 1NT.
Learn to show hand shapes and point counts at the second turn. Show minimum, medium and maximum hands.
Learn to decide on the final contract. Go to Game or play in partscore.
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