Troubles with reading the pattern

Hello!
I’m fairly new to knitting and english is my second language so sometimes I have trouble understanding patterns:) I’m knitting a sweater and don’t uderstand the part with shaping armholes. I’m making it in the second from the smallest size. The pattern says:
“Cont from chart, cast (bind) off 4 sts at beg of next 2 rows.
81 [85: 91: 95: 101: 105] sts.
Dec 1 st at each end of next 3 [3: 5: 5: 7: 7] rows, then on foll
3 [4: 4: 5: 5: 6] alt rows. 69 [71: 73: 75: 77: 79] sts.

I have no trouble with binding off and decreasing 1 st at the end of next 3 rows, but I don’t know how to get from 82st to 71st. I’m glad for all the help and tips I can get!

Hello

Your English is fantastic by the way.

85 stitches
Decrease 1 stitch EACH END of the next 3 rows (1 at beginning of the row and 1 at the end of the row) = 6

79 stitches
The each end of the following 4 alternate rows
So
Row 1 work the row
Row 2 decrease 1 stitch each end = 2
Row 3 2ork
Row 4 dec each end = 2
Row 5 work
Row 6 decrease each end = 2
Row 7 work
Row 8 decrease each end = 2

You see the decrease is on alternating rows and the decrease Row happens 4 times, this is 4 alt rows.
Total this section 8 stitches

79 - 8 = 71

I hope this helps and if it is not clear please do ask again.

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Thank you so much! Now I get it:) Back to knitting!

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You’re welcome.
I hope the rest of your project goes well. Do ask if you need more help, this forum has been a great help to me.