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The Portuguese Language proposal on Area 51 could use your support. Anyone interested in the Portuguese language can follow the proposal here.

Also, the Latin Language proposal is in definition phase. Anyone interested in the Latin language can follow the proposal here.


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reviewed Approve suggested edit on “太ってる猫” vs “太った猫”
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comment What does 馬鹿も一芸 mean in English?
@Aki The question is "can we trust the dictionary?". See the discussion on my answer below, especially snailboat's comment.
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comment What does 馬鹿も一芸 mean in English?
@OskarLindberg When you say "a few dictionaries", do you mean online English-Japanese dictionaries or paper dictionaries? Many online dictionaries use the WWWJDIC database. It wouldn't be the first time that I saw a WWWJDIC entry for an expression/idiom with a questionable translation.
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answered What does 馬鹿も一芸 mean in English?
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reviewed Leave Open What is とは、のが、のは、には、 へは and では?
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reviewed Reviewed Why “greengrocer” kanjis are 八百屋 (やおや)?
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reviewed Looks OK What's the function of ~には in 「おやには長生きしてもらいたいとおもう」?
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reviewed Close How do you interpret an “interrogative word + non-polite form + か + 知る” construct?
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Usage of か after a clause?
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Difference between [行く末]{ゆくすえ}, 将来{しょうらい} and 未来{みらい}