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LampPro Tip 1/3
Directional OrientationPlay
Visualize the ship's front facing an imaginary line; starboard is always to your right. SlideLook over the starboard while standing at the ship's prow.
LampPro Tip 2/3
Maritime CommandsPlay
When given orders, 'starboard' refers to the direction to turn or move the vessel. SlideHearing 'Hard starboard!' the helmsman immediately turned the wheel right.
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Avoid ConfusionPlay
Don't confuse 'starboard' with 'right side' in general; it's specific to vessel orientation. SlideOn land, we use 'right side'; on a ship, it's 'starboard'.