Unanswered Questions

11 questions with no upvoted or accepted answers
7
votes
0answers
92 views

Is Google NGram Viewer really useful?

Since I arrived here, I’ve noticed that many authoritative users make use of Google Ngram Viewer to answer questions such as this one. I harbour some doubts about the usefulness of this tool. The ...
6
votes
0answers
69 views

Italian Culture .SE Proposal

Visiting Area51.SE I noticed several proposals for "cultural" sites such as this. I think we should work on one for Italian culture too, which is undoubtedly appreciated all over the world. ...
4
votes
1answer
135 views

A list of “non-resources”?

Often people come here because their favourite website or app left them wondering about something unclear: a word not well explained, an exception given as a rule or viceversa, an example of nothing ...
4
votes
0answers
39 views

Lists of literary works on topic or off topic?

I was looking for an online essential list of highly representative Italian literary works. For example the first 10, 50, 100, 500, etc. I was surprised to find out that it is not so easy to find one ...
2
votes
0answers
94 views

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, ...
2
votes
0answers
55 views

Copying from comments to answer

I was trying to copy a comment in order to add it to an answer but I couldn’t get this to work. I can use the copy button from the comments context menu, but when I try to paste it into an answer I ...
2
votes
0answers
184 views

Common misconceptions when discussing language

In the answers and comments of this site there are some recurring kinds of reasoning that I am afraid are misconceptions about what language is and how it is studied. I believe it would be useful to ...
1
vote
0answers
29 views

Add undo button feature on iOS app

I noticed that the iOS app doesn’t have the “undo” button whereas the internet site provides it. Am I somehow missing to find it? If this is not the case, would it be possible to add it in future ...
1
vote
0answers
158 views

Che fine ha fatto la domanda sulla resilienza?

Qualche ora fa era presente una domanda sulla diffusione recente, in vari contesti diversi da quelli originari, del termine “resilienza”. Perché è stata cancellata? Era interessante.
1
vote
0answers
20 views

Some questions about tags

I have a couple of questions about tags: I've seen a tag called "composites." Shouldn't it be "compounds"? If we think that it's better to have two tags, "word-meaning" for the meaning of single ...
0
votes
0answers
119 views

Un saluto carissimo a randomatlabuser

Con questo post voglio salutare randomatlabuser, ora user193, il cui account, come da sua richiesta al team di StackExchange, è stato oggi rimosso dal sito. Dispiace davvero tanto, lui (o lei), con @...