Unanswered Questions

15 questions with no upvoted or accepted answers
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2018: a year in moderation

It's New Year's Day in Stack Exchange land... A distinguishing characteristic of these sites is how they are moderated: We designed the Stack Exchange network engine to be mostly self-regulating, ...
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Questions that are too specific

I was looking at the description of tag "склонение" and found that it suggests that people ask questions of the form "What ending should I use for this noun?" I think that it is a bad form of ...
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Collecting sources for learning Russian - community wiki on main

According to the responses to my question about Is it appropriate on RLU to ask for tutorials in private beta we should create a community wiki post which contains a collection of tutorials, blogs and ...
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Request to merge tags [орфография] & [правописание]

I’ve eventually found out we have two pair of tags: ‘орфография’ (‘orthography’) and ‘правописание’ (‘spelling’). Both are in use. They obviously should be synonyms.
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SIte popularization and new users involving

Is there any ideas how the site could be promoted? It's already a lot of time in beta status, and statistics is not going to become better than it is. And everything okay but new quesions count — it ...
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What are the precise objective criteria to determine whether the question is too broad?

I cannot speak for everyone, but for me it is extremely embarrassing and disappointing to invest time and effort to formulating a question and then to get it put on hold as a too broad question. I ...
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Should “aspect” be a synonym for the “вид” tag?

Should "aspect" be a synonym for the "вид" tag? I don't have enough reputation to suggest synonyms, but it seems like it would make sense for those who do not know the names of grammatical terms in ...
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About tags [stress], [ударение], [accent], [акцент]

We have tags: stress, ударение, accents, акцент. First two of them are not synonyms yet while they obviously should be, so I am requesting our moderators to merge them. It’s not so easy with the ...
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Question bodies in other languages

Are questions asked in another (third) languages allowed to be asked? Is SE designed to be specifically English-centric (if so, link to relevant blog post or FAQ for those of us not familiar with SE ...
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Implications of using backtick (inline code) markup for Russian text

User @Mołot reached me in a comment raising concerns about using backtick notation for visual markup. De-facto this kind of markup has been used quite often at Russian SE by many users (including me) ...
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The tag “verb-aspects” should be renamed to “verb-aspect”

As in the title—it just doesn’t work in plural in this context as an abstract category. It’ś like saying we are discussing “lengths” instead of “length”.
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“What are the best language-learning resource collections for background X and interest Y?”

There was one time years back when I was looking for a computer, which I intended to use to run Linux and build software, and I posted a question saying to a hardware company's list saying "I think I ...
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Is asking to translate a short paragraph from English to Russian on topic here?

I want to see if I'm allowed to ask such a question in the main site? Would you please translate the following paragraphs into Russian? a proposal for creating a remote sensing and ...
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How should I advertise a new SE proposal?

I just started a Soviet Union SE proposal on Area 51. How should I advertise it on this site? Do I just post a question on the main board, or have to go to chat?
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New wiki-question : online publications sorted by the names

After following the link provided by @theUg in his question Are the Russian “рыжий” and French “rouge” (red) related? / Как связаны русское «рыжий» и французское «rouge»? , I ...