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Can the question “In the U.S., may I go up to strangers to practice Spanish, and if so, how?” be rescued?

Someone asked an excellent question, I thought, and found the answer provided quite helpful. I think that that q&a is well suited to our site, even if it is a bit out of the mainstream. Please ...
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Invert the duplicate relationship

I came across a duplicate question relationship which I think should be inverted. The closed question has better answers. From the accepted answer in the current duplicate I like: It's a polite ...
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How can we salvage the question “Are names of international figures still translated routinely in Mexican universities?”?

I would like to reopen Are names of international figures still translated routinely in Mexican universities?, which is specifically focused on famous people whose names come up in Mexican ...
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Gentle ways of bringing newcomers into our way of doing things

Let's edit imperfectly posed questions which are salvageable. What I have learned from my participation at Academia SE and ELU SE is that when a newcomer asks a question that isn't on topic, rather ...
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Would moderators please be as quick to reopen as they are to close

A recent question was swiftly and unilaterally closed by a moderator using a special power. (I'm in favor of our moderators using that special power when it's really necessary. I'm not going to ask ...
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Should a civic-minded question-fixer have the responsibility of creating additional questions?

Motivation Let's say an OP asks a bundle of questions all in one post, he gets politely guided to ask one question per post, he ignores the guidance, the correct number of days go by, and now I'm ...
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How many days to wait before fixing someone else's question

Motivation Fedorqui wrote: Si no vuelve, en unos días ya podríamos operar sobre [la pregunta]. I'm looking for a rule of thumb, a number of days to wait.
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¿Cerrar las preguntas de anteriores ediciones de Translation Golf para que no inunden la “front page” del stack?

Como algunos habréis visto, esta mañana le he pegado un repaso a los tags de todas las preguntas de translation-golf para indicar el idioma del texto de esa edición. La parte buena, espero, es que ...
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Answering to “Learn to think in Spanish?”, now migrated

Yes, it's a slightly weird question in terms of the official purposes of the site, and yet.... Learn to think in Spanish? now migrated to Language Learning: Learn to think in Spanish? Here's the ...
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Can questions on resources be posted on Meta?

Dispirited and distressed by the closures of my 3 questions on resources, but still desiring assistance, may I repost them here on Meta please? What books explain Spanish's difficulties? https://...
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“¿Puede escindirse el castellano en el futuro?” on hold?

Veo que mi pregunta ¿Puede escindirse el castellano en el futuro? se ha cerrado con el siguiente motivo: put on hold as primarily opinion-based by AlexBcn, Gorpik, Joze♦ 2 hours ago ...
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Where too localized starts?

Tue question: "Toma un tiempo" o "lleva un tiempo", ¿qué suena más natural? Was unilaterally closed by @JoulSauron (♦) because it is too personal and localized to ...