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Shouldn't this website be in English? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Quelle est la langue principale du site? What is the primary language of the site? Off-topic but I think this is really a problem. https://japanese.stackexchange.com/ Is not ...
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Policy on correcting people's French

What do we do if (say) a non-native user tries to ask a question in French, and there are glaring errors, or just grating ones in their question? Encourage them to ask in English instead? Or spend ...
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One week in, how ya' feelin'? / Après une semaine, ça roule?

Out of private beta, how do you feel the site is shaping up? Have we found our 'voice'? Is a community starting to coalesce? Are we heading in the right direction? Is there anything that ...
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Translation questions — Questions de traduction

I was the originator of the EN/FR translation proposal. I'd like to know what our attitude to translation-style questions will be here. I'd be inclined to have a policy of not accepting one-word ...
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A Notice for Non-English Meta Sites

Our goal to make the Stack Exchange Network a great place to produce high-quality Q&A sites, no matter what language your speak. But we are still predominantly an English-speaking organization and ...
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Can we have a French user interface? — Peut-on avoir une interface en français ?

Back when this site started, the official status of localization on Stack Exchange was localization is slowly creeping up in priority. But there are no dates to report or even an estimate. There ...
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Should question tags be in English or French? Or both?

I know about this question: Can Stack Exchange employees understand French? But I think the tags are more important than the message text, so I created a new question. Tags are used in many ways, ...
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Should tags include the definite article?

Following on from keithjgrant's comment here. Assuming that tags will be in French (which I believe they should), should they include the definite article? I.e. grammaire or la grammaire? (I say ...
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Questions coming from natives: in French or in English?

Related to the question: Une Personne Morale... Is it a practical and logical appellation? and the comments therein. Should a native speaker of French post his or her questions in French? The OP said ...
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Should the site help really tell those learning French to ask in French?

The help page on asking questions (formerly part of the faq) says: Should I ask/answer in French or English? Both languages are accepted. If you are learning French, we suggest that you learn by ...
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Taking stock: Are we losing steam? Is our identity coalescing?

I don't have access to stats, so it may just be an false impression, but it does seem like the question 'velocity' has slowed down a bit here. Area51 certainly says we 'Need Work' - though I guess ...
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Devrait-on traduire les questions anglaises ? Should we translate questions written in English?

Devrions-nous modifier les questions écrites uniquement en anglais et ajouter une traduction (française) sous celle-ci? Should we edit questions asked solely in English to add a French translation ...