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Questions about learning or teaching the constructed language Esperanto.
Questions about the history of methods, strategies, techniques etc. for learning or teaching languages.
Questions about learning or teaching kanji, the logographic Chinese characters used in Japanese writing. This tag should not be used for questions about hiragana, katakana or romaji.
Questions about vocabulary for special purposes or specific professions, e.g. medical vocabulary.
Questions about proficiency tests, e.g. what components they have, the levels they define, their validity, etc. For questions about how to prepare for a test use (also) the [test-preparation] tag.
Questions about learning or teaching Persian, an Indo-Iranian language spoken primarily in Iran, Afghanistan and Tajikistan. Persian is also known as Farsi in Iran and as Dari in Afghanistan.
Questions about learning or teaching Finnish, a Finno-Ugric language spoken mainly in Finland and by a minority in Sweden. Unlike Swedish, Danish and Norwegian, Finnish is not a Germanic language.
Questions about learning or teaching the Portuguese language, a Romance language spoken mostly in Portugal and Brazil. Questions asking for explanations of grammar rules or word usage are off topic on…
Questions about learning a language when one already knows a closely related language, with plenty of overlap in vocabulary and grammar, or about teaching a related language.
Questions related to the frequency of words in one or more languages — in the spoken language, the written language or both. Word frequency is sometimes used to determine which words to give a higher …
Questions about learning or teaching transliteration, i.e. the conversion of text from one script to another.
Questions about learning or teaching languages in a classroom context (or any formal type of education).
For questions concerning the ability to read and write.
Language learning in a group of three or more people and how it affects the language process.
For questions related to acquiring a language again after a temporary or permanent break in learning.
Questions about learning or teaching a sign language.
The Romance language family contains Indo-European languages derived from Vulgar Latin.
For questions related to the variations of pronouns, nouns, and adjectives
For questions related to the retention of one's fluency in a language. Fluency refers to the automaticity or smoothness with which language tasks are performed. Not to be confused with proficiency whi…
Bilingualism is the ability of an individual to functionally use at least two different languages
For questions related to helping people learn a new language (tutoring).
For questions related to simultaneous bilingualism, i.e. having two native languages.
For questions related to using captions to show what the character is saying or is doing.
For questions related to using only the foreign language to teach the foreign language. (The direct method is a language teaching method; there is no learning method that goes by this name.)
For questions about habits that can be useful for studying another language
For questions related to the exchange of sentences, phrases, and words between oneself or with others to communicate.
Questions about learning or teaching Thai (or Siamese) or its dialects, which belong to the Tai-Kadai language family.
Questions related to theories about language learning (both native language and foreign languages) and language teaching.
Questions related to the use of literature in the context of language learning or teaching.
Questions about learning or teaching Hungarian, a Uralic language spoken by 24 million people, primarily in Hungary and other areas of eastern Europe. Questions asking for explanations of grammar rule…
Questions about learning or teaching Sanskrit, an Indo-European language that is the primary liturgical language of Hinduism. Questions asking for explanations of grammar rules or word usage are off t…
Questions related to the layout of the keys and related features of computer keyboards (both hardware and software) in the context of language learning.
Questions about learning or teaching Italian, a Romance language spoken mainly in Italy, or any of its dialects. Questions asking for explanations of grammar rules or word usage are off topic on this …
The expression of time references by means of (conjugated) verbs.
Questions relating to poetry, a form of literature in which language is used for its aesthetic and/or evocative qualities, in addition to, or in lieu of, its apparent meaning.
For questions related to the actual meaning of a word.