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Sven Yargs
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Are GRE questions a good fit for the site?

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Proposal: Require a whitelisted URL to close as General Reference

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Hold-Reason Suggestion: "More Research Desired" (MRD)

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Curious about my question being closed as off topic when I see other similar ones well received

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Should we be leaving comments discouraging users from answering off-topic questions?

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Request to reopen a closed question (or get suggestions for rewording)

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dictionary for American English

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What is the best way of dealing with the questions that are too localised?

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Puzzled: Is calling a mixed-race person a mongrel really a matter of opinion?

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Can anything go?

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Lack of comments to explain downvotes and recommendations to delete

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Vote to close plus an answer

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Is Tom Dalzell's book "The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang and Unconventional English" authoritative?

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Why is this question on hyphen usage downvoted?

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An ELU taxonomy improvement: Idioms / Phrases / Expressions

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What the "primarily opinion-based" close reason is for

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What advice would you offer to a new EL&U user perplexed by the first downvote of an Answer they wrote?

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What to do about missing source attributions?

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Is Urban Dictionary an acceptable source?

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Question feedback - Did I do anything wrong here?

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How to handle old questions with answers stuck in a comment?

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Problematic migrations to ELL (an ongoing thing)

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Should we allow Google NGrams to be presented as statistical evidence without qualification? Should we define a set of standards for their usage?

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Best online slang dictionary for old slang

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Is there a free online Canadian English Dictionary?

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Are "commonly available" reference dictionaries too simplistic to answer questions on this site?

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Irony in off-topic reason given by grammar mavens?

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General Reference = general clairvoyance?

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Can we have a feature to opt-out of "reputation"

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Can I ask about a term from literary theory?