You will most likely leave those 2 stitches on the stitch holder until yo get to the part where you pick up stitches for a neck edge and then use them then.
At this point, the directions probably tell you to continue knitting the 2 sides of the sweater separately, at the same time.
If you can link to the pattern, we may be able to be more specific.
Mirl56 at Ravelry, too.
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