Learn poker lingo
If you’re learning how to play poker, or perhaps video poker, you’ll need to learn the meaning of some common poker lingo:
(1) Your turn to act in a hand.
(2) To bet or to raise.
Online video poker is very popular, and everybody’s favourite game seems to be Texas Hold ‘Em poker. But there are other popular variants of the game. So here’s an introductory guide on how to play poker and some information about different types of poker games.
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