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Why should we limit our proposal to learning?

Proposal: Learning Indian Languages See this question in this proposal for example: Kannada is closer to Tamil than to Telugu in language-wise, but closer to Telugu in script wise.So can anyone ...
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Did we miss any language?

Proposal: Learning Indian Languages Here is list of languages we can think of. Please add if we missed any language! Assamese Awadhi Bagheli/Baghel Kh Bagri Rajasthani Banjari Bengali Bhojpuri ...
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Are the specifics of constructed languages on topic?

Proposal: Constructed languages It seems obvious that the creation of conlangs and the discussion of constructed languages as a topic are on topic. However, are very specific facts about languages ...
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Wouldn't all the subjects of “European Union Treaties” be all on-topic on Politics.SE?

Proposal: European Union There is already a site for Politics. Questions about the treaties of the European Union would be on-topic there. So why defining another site?
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In What Way Can A Constructed Language Be Binary In Nature? [closed]

Proposal: Constructed languages
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What actions can followers be encouraged to do to move the proposal to the 'commit' stage?

Proposal: Sanskrit Language Here is my list, you are welcome to add: 1. Using all your upvotes 2. Asking 5 sample questions 3. Inviting friends to follow 4. Take an active part in the discussion
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Would “Dutch” cover Afrikaans, Frisian or Low German?

Proposal: Dutch Language Dutch is more or less closely related (culturally, geographically, linguistically) to other Germanic languages. Which of these, if any, would be on topic on this proposed SX ...
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Are questions on this site to be written in Tamil?

Proposal: Tamil Language Tamil is my second language, having grown up with it at home. Since I'm not completely fluent in Tamil and I've joined this site mostly to learn from others, is it necessary ...
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Should we merge this proposal with dravidian languages

Proposal: Tamil Language Proposal: Dravidian Languages The proposal Dravidian Languages has a large number of followers than Tamil Language and has a much broader scope. I personally feel that these ...
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Let's post more questions, feedback, and votes

Proposal: Soviet Union Hi, all. Let's post some questions we have regarding the USSR. Everyone gets only 5 questions, so think of what you want asked and answered, and post it. Everyone has only 5 ...
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Is there any forum or community from wich I can “recruit” people that had experiences with cults/sects?

Proposal: Mind Control, Cults, Sects I need to search any community of people that can actually have some ideas to contribute to this proposal, any ideas on where to start? I'm personally motivated ...
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Broader Indian Languages Site

Proposal: Kannada Language Did you consider to propose … a pan-Indian languages site, which would cover all languages spoken and originating in the Indian subcontinent (probably including ...
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Isn't the target audience for this site too narrow?

Proposal: Dutch Language Personally, I'm very interested in being able to ask questions and learn more about the Dutch language. But the site summary says "Proposed Q&A site for students, ...
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Closed as a Duplicate of a newly broadened Beer site

The current beta site, Beer, is undergoing a scope change. We're rolling Beer, Wine, Cider, Spirits, and other alcohol based beverages into a single site. We still need a new site name, if you have ...
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Lets Recommend, Let's Share ! Bring Questions!

Thanks for checking in so quickly! Keep sharing the love for Indian Language Learning and we'll get this site through to a beta site soon . I am 100% sure everyone will get the benefits from this ...
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We could add Persian literature as well

Proposal: Persian and other Iranian languages Persian and it's related languages are all rich in terms of literature. We could possibly add literature to this proposal.
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We need activity!

The proposal is already more than 9 month old, approaching the 12 month limit for automatic closure. While the number of followers is slowly growing, we need more activity in the questions. Please ...
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Should this site be extended to cover all Balto-Slavic languages?

Proposal: Slavic languages -- Should Baltic languages be included within the scope of this site proposal? Reasons for might include: potential interest in discussing the differences between ...
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On topic at history

Proposal: Soviet Union This site is on topic on the History se.
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Would topics in any language be welcome?

Proposal: Esperanto The majority of questions would likely be in English, but then we all want to try out our Esperanto too... and it seems silly to limit to just those two languages. Would ...
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Should Wine team up with Beer?

Proposal: Wine I'm going to repeat a question I asked on an earlier Wine proposal (October 2015): Beer is currently in public beta and is struggling with low activity (not enough questions). Two ...
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In addition to English, do we allow questions/answers to be in any Slavic Language?

Proposal: Slavic languages I've noticed this on other SE sites too, like Russian Language. They allow English and Russian to be used there interchangeably. For my part, I hope the answer is yes.
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Should questions generally include information about the OPs native language? [closed]

Proposal: Language Learning Looking at some of the questions, like should I learn Chinese or Japanese first, clearly the answer to these sorts of question hinges in part on the OPs native language. ...
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Good example questions sought! For example, perhaps in these areas

Proposal: Paranormal Those who want Paranormal.SE to become a reality, please post some more good example questions, or encourage others to post some! Each person is allowed to post a maximum of ...
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Problem following the proposal

Proposal: Tamil Language I have shared this site among my friends and online community such as online groups. Till now 4 members have said that they clicked the Follow button but the number of ...
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Fake languages?

Proposal: Language Learning Are made up languages like Klingon on-topic? What about more realistic ones like Esperanto?
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How is this different from individual language sites?

Proposal: Language Learning We already have plenty of sites for learning languages, like Spanish, English and Portuguese. Each of these is for its own language. What will this site do differently, ...
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RfC sent to what-if.xkcd.com

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) Questions sent along to what-if: A little over a week ago I sent the following message along to the contact address one can find at what-if. I'll post any reply I ...
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This subject matter is already well-covered by Skeptics.SE

Many if not all questions for this proposal would be on-topic for Skeptics.SE. Proposal: Paranormal
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Should there be a conspiracy Q&A?

The link to my proposal : Conspiracy I'm proposing a Q&A community that focuses exclusively on : generally accepted historical conspiracies, like the assassination of Julius Caesar or the ...
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What would be a better title?

Proposal: Cultural Exchange This proposal was started in a discussion here, in which one or two titles appeared. Does anyone have a better title?
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Overlap of Skeptics?

Proposal: Conspiracy SE already has the Skeptics ... while the tag says "scientfic skeptisim, it also seems to be the place to go for conspriacy, judging by the questionsm
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Are constructed scripts and writing systems on-topic?

Proposal: Constructed languages Many constructed languages come with a writing system that uses a script which has been artificially constructed as well, often by the same author(s), e.g. JRR ...
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Rename “LGBTQ SE” to “Gender SE” or “Rainbow SE”?

Proposal: LGBTQ Few years ago, the commonly used acronym was LGBT, the Q for queer is a rather recent addition. We don’t know whether there’ll be another letter become hip soon, like I for intersex ...
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Expertise in Astrology?

Proposals: Astrology, Paranormal, Occultism One of the ideas behind the Stack Exchange format is that there is experts and expertise in a field. How can you have expertise in Astrology?
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What are the advantages of single language sites over collective ones?

It has already been asked at the current Lojban proposal, but not at the Esperanto and Constructed Languages proposals, why it would make more sense to have a SE site dedicated to this single ...
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Hebrew Language seems like it already is part of Mi Yodeya

Proposal: Hebrew Language How is Hebrew Language different than the close to 500 questions already asked on Mi Yodeya using the hebrew tag? If questions regarding the Hebrew language seem to be on ...
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Is Romanian literature allowed here?

Proposal: Romanian Language Can I also ask about literature on the Romanian Language site or is it off-topic?
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Is Trivial too broad?

Proposal: The Trivial Question Exchange I saw this site this morning and expected it to be closed by now. This proposal fall into the 'everything is in scope' bucket. These proposals are usually ...
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How will this site deal with sophisticated trolling?

It is no secret that many people making paranormal claims on the internet are doing so for fun - without malicious or commercial intent. A good example of this can be the free/paranormal energy ...
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Latin Crossword

Proposal: Latin Language 'The Times' (of London) has recently introduced a Latin Crossword, in which the answers are in Latin, but the clues are a mixture of Latin, references to quotations and ...
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What is the “culture” on atheism?

Why is Atheism in Culture section? Proposal: Atheism should be moved to Life section, because there is nothing cultural on it.
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Nutrition in general

Proposal: Veganism and Vegetarianism Would a nutrition and diet site not be more useful? Questions relating specifically to veganism or vegetarianism seem too specific.
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Should Ethics be allowed?

Proposal: Veganism and Vegetarianism When I originally created the proposal I was advised to disallow ethical questions as the tend to be opinionated and subjective. However, it's inevitable that ...
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Is “Greek language” too broad?

The Greek language has two entirely different worlds. The world of ancient Greek (attic, koine, classical) is quite distinct from the world of modern Greek. With such a massive scope, each and every ...
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Are requests for translation on topic or not? (Da mihi codez.)

Proposal: Latin Language It's inevitable that there will be many questions posed where the OP only wants to get some text translated to or from Latin. Do we want to encourage or discourage such ...
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Merging Secular Life, Atheism and Agnosticism

Proposals: Secular Life, Atheism These are interesting ideas, but I've seen similar attempts try and fail before. Would it be possible to combine both of the proposals as well as including ...
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Do we only want to “discuss the finer points of the language”?

The target audience of this proposal is: linguists, teachers, and students wanting to discuss the finer points of the Latin language This is more or less the same as every proposal for a ...
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Why do country specific proposals always fail?

Country specific Proposal Can proposals regarding a specific country be made? I can see from previous questions that country specific proposals have been tried before but there currently aren't any. ...
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Encouragement to practicize Latin also in questioning and answering. What do you think? [closed]

Well, let's start (my first question here) with just an idea. A good way to get familiar with a language is in my view reading texts written in it, but also (efforts to) write in it. There has been a ...