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Native speaker answering questions

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Is it cool for me to answer questions here?

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What is the deal with voting here?

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Why do I have to wait so long to get an answer?

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Am I right? No, you're wrong!

13 votes

Who should the moderators be?

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Tailoring StackExchange norms to an ELL environment

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Policy on homework questions

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Policy for Research Effort in Questions, and its Strictness

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Do prescriptive but not descriptive rules find more favor on ELL than on ELU?

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Exactly how practical or useful to a learner is marking his/her question as a duplicate of the canonical answer on the perfect?

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Why don't people point out secondary question language issues within their answers?

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Is it good to ask questions only but do not provide answers?

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Are questions about a phrase only heard in a song acceptable?

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Can we try to distinguish between actual rules and common usage?

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Should we make special excuses for not attempting to search prior asking?

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Should we use only the best ten hundred words in our answers?

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2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

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Policy for coarse language in posts

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What about a "linguistics" tag to ask the point of view of the linguistics on an English rule?

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Will examples of an idiom in actual use help me understand it?

9 votes

Excuse me, please. Get out of my way!

9 votes

Stretching the teacher/student role

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Why does 'unanswered' tab shows answered questions?

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Is this question on topic?

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What should we do with questions about etymology?

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Using terminology when asking or answering

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How to encourage use-mention distinction?

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Are questions asking for resources on-topic?

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Do we need to rethink our "Try asking about this on ELL" comments?