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Please help us with our proposal

Proposal: Secret Societies Hello everyone!! I want to convey this message to both newcomers and the existing community. I am extremely thankful to everyone following this proposal. Honestly, I was ...
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Secret Societies is similar to Illuminati and Conspiracy

The proposal: Secret Societies is very similar to Illuminati and Conspiracy. How this proposal is different?
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What is the actual prevalence of free word order? [on hold]

Esperanto is sometimes praised for its relatively free word order. In practice, how often do Esperanto sentences diverge from the subject-verb-object pattern? *Proposal: Esperanto Language
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Is illuminati is not too specific?

Proposal: Illuminati Is Illuminati not too specific? There are many other theories of such societies- the Freemasons, Hashashin's, Skull and Bones, the Black Hand and many more. How about the name: ...
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What does 'answered' stat in Beta of any website indicate?

What does the below stat for a beta website indicate? Accepted answers percentage? Or Percentage of questions with answers?
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Less than one month to the temporal cliff

... and still questions missing! To all followers: Please think of good questions for a Greek Q&A site and propose them as sample questions. There cannot be a Q&A site without questions to ...
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Isn't Illuminati a conspiracy theory?

Proposal: Illuminati Isn't Illuminati a duplicate of Conspiracy? Couldn't all of Illuminati's questions be asked on Conspiracy (in theory with illuminati)?
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Change proposal title from Esperanto to Esperanto language?

Proposal: Esperanto Not sure if this is the right place to ask this, but I didn't see a way to contact the proposal initiator. From looking at the site, all the other language communities are listed ...
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For marketing our proposal

Proposal: Tamil Language We are very low in the number of followers and we need to market our proposal elsewhere to gain new followers. I suggest we add embend our site add in various places. I did ...
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Duplicate of Linguistics

Proposal: Etymology Questions about the etymology of words, or about the field of etymology, are already on-topic on the Linguistics beta site. The etymology tag is among the most-used tags there.
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UnReligions Chat Available

Proposal: UnReligions The proposal for Pastafarianism which is now closed made it well into commitment phase, with a beta launch looking probable. It was closed by SE, essentially for being an ...
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Why was J-pop proposal closed?

Proposal: J-pop Could you give a more detailed reason for closing? Japanese popular music is a sufficiently defined and large topic for discussion. Also I found no related tags or questions in Music ...
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Should Chanoyu -Japanese Way of Tea proposal merge with the Tea proposal?

Proposal: Chanoyu - Japanese Way of Tea Should Chanoyu -Japanese Way of Tea proposal merge with the Tea proposal? Should questions about the various cultural traditions of tea from around the world ...
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What type of model(s) is this proposal about?

Proposal: Model What type of model(s) is this proposal really all about? Is it to be about fashion models, car models, role models, conceptual models or graphical models, etcetera?
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Cannabis, A culture item or a scientific one?

Proposal: Cannabis Would culture or science be the best category for this proposal? Culture keeps it under a large umbrella and that can include the scientific aspects?
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Let's have some more good example questions for Paranormal

Proposal: Paranormal If this proposal is to get anywhere, we need some more good example questions. There's a limit of five per person. We have got some good ones already - have a look at the list - ...
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We're almost there

Proposal: Korean Language Our proposal finally completed it's commitment phase and is now going into private beta I would like to thank everyone who supported the proposal, and congratulate the ...
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Renaming it to “South Asian Language family”

Proposal: Indian Languages I am planning to rename "Indian Languages" to ""South Asian Language family" Reason being diversity! I see proposal like Bangali/ Hindi/Tamil !! I feel all will end up ...
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How can this site keep from becoming bigoted?

There are a lot of good, honest, fair-minded questions proposed here including: What is the motivation, if any, for secular couples to marry? When someone sneezes, what can one say to be polite ...
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how does brit.lit. fit into this proposal?

Proposal: British Culture I am trying to formulate a question about Anthony Burgess's "A Clockwork Orange", but it's a fictional story about England by an English author. Does therefore it count as '...
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Is this a subtopic of Cognitive Sciences?

Couldn't most of these questions fall under the tag of dreams in the Cognitive Science website? Proposal: Dream Interpretation
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Is Child Socialisation distinct from Parenting?

What is it about Childhood Socialisation which makes it distinct from Parenting? Wouldn't it draw audience away from Parenting, and if so, what are the advantages of having it as a separate site? ...
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Why is Irish included with British Culture?

Proposal: British Culture Includes distinctions between English, Welsh, Scottish, and Irish cultural identities I'm surprised to see Irish here. Ireland/Éire is a different island than Great ...
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What is covered under our rainbow umbrella?

This question made me wonder if we are sticking with Lesbian, Gay, bisexual, Transgender and Queer only or we are covering all non binary gender and sexuality? Do born third gender people going to ...
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Do people think there are definite answers to questions about the meaning of dreams?

Should there be any particular standards of rigour applied? Should referencing be required? If so, what sort of sources for reference for dream interpretation should be allowed? Proposal: Dream ...
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Upvote not giving rep

I wrote an example question for my Dream Interpretation proposal which was downvoted then immediately upvoted back to zero. However, it appears I am still carrying the downvote but not the upvote. Is ...
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Are more basic Ukrainian questions allowed?

Proposal: Ukrainian Language Stack Exchange sites generally don't allow simple questions that can be answered by "just googling it". But where there may be easily accessible answers available for ...
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Split Indian languages into several different proposals

Proposal: Indian Languages Indian languages from the North (Hindi, Punjabi, Gujarati, etc) have literally almost nothing in common with South Indian languages (Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, etc)....
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Indian language seems to be a much broader proposal. Support it

Proposal: Sanskrit Language Proposal: Hindi Language Proposal: Tamil Language Proposal: Indian Languages Proposal: Bengal & Bengali Language The proposal Indian languages seems much broader ...
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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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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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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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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 site....
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We need activity!

The proposal is already more than 10 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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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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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 five....
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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, ...