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What would be the criteria for defining on-topic questions here? Are questions about constructing languages on-topic, for instance?

Proposal: Constructed Languages For instance: Questions about constructing languages How many speakers must a conlang have? Do we answer questions about the grammar of conlangs? What would ...
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Should all questions about Shinto be on topic at Japanese Culture?

Proposal: Japanese Culture Now that Hinduism and Buddhism have launched, Shinto is the largest coherent religious tradition without a Stack Exchange site (atheism/agnosticism/irreligion ...
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How can we improve this proposal?

Proposal: Korean Language and Usage What are some ideas on how to improve this proposal? My idea was to have a stackexchange site for learning Korean, mainly for beginners. But perhaps it would be ...
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Stack Overflow in Korean 이용하신 분들께 부탁합니다

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Korean) 저는 한국말과 한국문화를 사랑하는 사람이에요. 한국말을 잘할 수 있는 사람들이랑 서로 한국어를 공부하고 싶어서 새로운 Stackexchange 웹사이트를 추천했어요. 한국어와 이용, 한국 열혈팬, 한국어 전문가 한국어 또는 한국어 문법, 한국 문화를 배우고 싶어 하는 누구나를 위하여 ...
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Would “pagan” possession also be on topic?

Proposal: Possession - Study of This proposal seems tailored specifically to Christian views of possession as either demonic or divine, and the latter only when the possessing entity is the Holy ...
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What should be the format of an answer?

Proposal: Comparative Religion Won't all questions be listy? - Probably Yes, Probably No. But What should be the format of an answer, given that the question will be about comparison? I think, The ...
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Help with forming questions

Proposal: Mythology This is just a generic Q/A as to what questions we are looking for because it has arisen that there may be questions that don't follow the guidelines. Here are 5 questions that ...
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What is the purpose of Brasil.SE?

Proposal: Brasil.SE What is the purpose of Brasil.SE?
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English for Language Users

Proposal: English Language Learners My basic issue is that ELU is for linguists, etymologists, and (serious) English language enthusiasts. ELL is supposed to be for English learners And we still ...
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Not a Translation Service

Proposal: English for Indians We would not create a site to serve as a straight Hindi-to-English translation service. If you wish to create the equivalent of our English Stack Exchange (discussing ...
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How does Biblical Hermeneutics mesh with the new Christianity.SE site?

Proposal: Biblical Hermeneutics Question: Christianity.SE has 7 questions tagged hermeneutics at the moment. How many of those have at least one answer that qualifies as good/great Enough validity ...
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To all who propose for- “Merge the “Yoga and Meditation” and “Hinduism” proposals?”

NO we cannot Merge the “Yoga and Meditation” and “Hinduism” proposals. Even Yoga and Meditation is a part of the so called religion Hinduism, it is very different aspect of it. Personally I am not ...
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How down to 7 from 3 questions?

Proposal: Hinduism How did this happen? I doubt that only 10 vote questions are downvoted by someone?It was down to 9 actually, I changed some of my votes to make this 7 now..
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Is the 'Yoga and Meditation' proposal really also about meditation?

Proposal: Yoga and Meditation The proposal name is 'Yoga and Meditation', but in the proposal description I only read about Yoga. There is no mention of meditation. Is this site really about both, or ...
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I followed the proposal, what's next?

This discussion topic is for new followers who want to contribute to a proposal. Here is what you can (and should) do: Add example questions that can be asked when this site goes live (or in beta). ...
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Suggestion to Change the Title of the Existing English Forum

I support the idea to create a new forum for ESL people. On the other hand, the title of the existing English forum, English Language and Usage, becomes somewhat misleading in that case. I naturally ...
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“Ladies” in site description

Proposal: Women in Technology Would more people read through this proposal and contribute if the word "ladies" was replaced with "women"? Proposed Q&A site for ladies in technology and ...
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What's the scope language / country wise?

Proposal: Dutch Language & Culture What exactly does Dutch Language & Culture encompass? Just the Netherlands? Flanders? North-West France (Dunkirk / Dunkerque / Duinkerken)? South Africa? ...
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Possible subject of fitness

Proposal: Yoga and meditation It appears that the originator does not want to discuss the religious aspects of Yoga. I cannot see a whole lot to talk about concerning meditation. I would believe ...
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How is the restart of the Yoga and Meditation proposal going to be different?

Proposal: Yoga and meditation The previous Yoga and meditation proposal has been closed about a week ago because after one year, the proposal was still stuck in the definition phase. How it this ...
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Expand the proposal to a taxonomically broader scope

What do you mean by "Alternate?" No matter how you look at it, though, I'm pretty sure it's already covered. If you mean fictional histories, I would say they belong at scifi.stackexchange.com. If ...
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What are the guidelines (next to the obvious ones) that new proposals should adhere to?

I am involved in the the currently proposed Q&A site Buddhism, and as a user who is relatively new to Stack Exchange I'm learning e.g. there what does and what does not seem to work in Stack ...
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This proposal is not a dupe

Proposal: French language I don't agree that this is a duplicate of 'correct French usage'. It's a more generic forum that covers that, and translations. It seems too granular to split French ...
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Popular enough for its *own* site?

Proposal: Gaming-Speedrun is on-topic at Arqade already. With 5 questions asked. Why should this be given its own site?
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Does identifying central text reference help define the the quality of questions?

Proposal: Pastafarianism After only 2 months since the site was proposed we are about two thirds of the way to the next phase. As I write this we are only lacking 1 follower and about 20 questions ...
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Pastafarian Chat

Proposal: Pastafarianism Someone created Pastafarianism Chat and invited me. No Idea who, but it looks like it remains open and available. Any reason we can't use it?
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Is it encouraged to discuss topics related to Literary Chinese(文言文) here?

Proposal: Chinese Language & Usage Although we chinese seldom use Literary Chinese in ordinary life, there are still many words or usage from Literary Chinese. I think it is good to learn some.
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We need more diversity, talk to your colleagues!! (About perceived duplicates and unsuccessful proposals)

First of all I'll say I love love love StackExchange. And I think it'd be awesome if communities from more fields of knowledge would spill their expertise to the CC internet. TL;DR We should be ...
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Do you know of any forums, lists, or other places to advocate for this proposal? Thanks!

Proposal: Constructed Languages This site is for people who wish to learn, practice, or discuss constructed languages such as Esperanto, Interlingua, Lojban, Klingon, and others. Questions about ...
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So many Hindi speaker & supporter Still Proposal Closed?

Proposal: Hindi Language I have been following this very long time. As per my opinion there are two many Hindi Speaking People around the corner of stack-exchange but still this proposal go close? ...
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Starting conspiracy site

I have a question regarding conspiracy theories about undeground cities, but was unable to find a place for it. Guess it should be made.
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Move 'Bharat' to 'Culture' category?

Proposal: Bharat While creating the proposal, I failed to notice that i have selected wrong category i.e. 'Life'. Please move it to 'Culture' category?
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Is this just for within the legal boundaries of the city, or are the suburbs included?

Proposal: Philadelphia Do questions about the outlying suburbs count as on-topic? Is City Line Ave. the boundary, or can questions cover topics that include areas like Bala Cynwyd, Belmont Hills, ...
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Could be a good idea the creation of a proposal for disabilities issue?

I'm speaking about this thing: Where do a user can ask something about disabilities? Some thing like, for a "normal" person; "how does the screen readers work on Chrome?" Or, for a blind person, "Can ...
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Are English questions allowed about Arabic

Proposal: Arabic Language Would this proposal allow English questions about Arabic? For example: How could I tell whether تَنَاوَلْتُ is past I or present she? All I have seen so far are peple ...
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Should this proposal be merged with the Languages proposal?

Proposal: Constructed Languages The Languages proposal reads: Proposed Q&A site for polyglots, learners and geeks interested in both natural and constructed languages. It seems like this would ...
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Are questions going to be asked in Greek?

Proposal: Greek Language In the questions of this site, are the questions going to be asked in Greek or English?
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What about non-tobacco nicotine products? Vaporisers / E-cigarettes / Patches / Gum

Proposal: Tobacco As the title says, I'm unclear as to whether the more modern nicotine products would be on-topic for this site or whether it's exclusive to tobacco? There's another proposal, ...
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Will the Tobacco Proposal be constrained to the participation in tobacco, or be open to the manufacturing of tobacco, or legal issues?

Proposal: Tobacco I have noted that there is a beer stackexchange and also a homebrew stackexchange. The former covers the participation in beer, while the latter covers the manufacturing of beer ...
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What about a “flames” area?

I feel that in virtually any area of human knowledge is very common to have polemic subjects that almost always take to the well known flame wars when mentioned in public. Most of the times, feeding ...
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Maybe it dosn't fit, but this is ok

I'm pledging my support for this idea, it's such a good one. Maybe the ideas of this tend away from the usual SE format, but maybe in this case and this case alone this is ok. I hope SE is flexible ...