LESSON 23.2: WHEN THE OPPONENTS ENTERED THE AUCTION

a) At any time, when your turn to play, you may inquire about an opponent's call during the auction

b) An overcall usually shows a five-card or more suit

c) A takeout double usually shows zero to two cards in the opening suit

d) An opening hand usually shows 12+ HCP

e) A preemptive opening usually shows 6 to 10 HCP

f) A 1 opening bid will more often show short clubs than a 1 bid will show short diamonds

g) Defenders will more often discard in a suit holding the ace than in a suit holding the king or the queen

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