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Sobre questões superficiais

Eu gostaria de entender o intuito do Beta. Estou vendo muitas questões básicas que podem ser respondidas com uma simples pesquisa na internet. Perguntas como "qual o significado da palavra X?" que ...
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Should similar questions, written in different languages, be marked as duplicates?

I made this question (in Portuguese) and it was marked as a duplicate. However, the question that is refers to is in another language (in English). In these cases, should the question be considered as ...
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Should I answer questions in Portuguese or English?

So, other questions here on meta have addressed concerns about asking questions, and the language they should be done in. But what about answers? When a question is asked in English, should I ...
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Ideas to improve the site

According to the Area51 page for Portuguese Language Stack Exchange, we need to improve some things here: Improve the visits per day; Improve the answer ratio; Improve the questions per day; improve ...
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We'll allow translations to and from which languages?

I was talking with @E_net4 about this question elsewhere on meta. The proposition is: The site is open to discussing translations from X to PT for any language X (provided the discussion is ...
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Should we allow reference questions on main?

We have two "reference requests" so far: Online Portuguese dictionary with IPA transcriptions Exemplos de corpora do português / Examples of corpora of Portuguese Both questions were initially ...
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Should we try to populate this site with questions?

There are many questions which are basic and probably will be asked sooner or later on a site about Portuguese. Should we try to post these questions now, to make sure we have questions for everyone ...
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Should we use English or Portuguese on tags?

Should we use English or Portuguese on tags? Or should we use both as synonyms?
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Are the tags "origem-histórica", "origem", and "etimologia" synonyms?

I created the tag origem-histórica (historical-origin) for this question about ter a ver com (literally to have to see with, meaning to have to do with). At the time by historical origin of the phrase ...
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Is there a CM designated to be responsible for the community?

I'm missing a figure of a CM here to help the site with some guidelines. When StackOverflow in Portuguese was launched, we had Gabe fully designated to take care of that community, will Portuguese ...
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Accepting nominations — Who should moderate this site?

Ideally Moderators are elected by the community, but until this site reaches a critical mass to hold an election, we will be appointing some provisional Moderators to fill that role. We need your help....
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In which language should the questions be posted? Portuguese or English?

In which language should the questions be posted? Portuguese or English? If a question is posted in a language different from the expected, what should we do? Flag to close or translate and edit?
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Question without prior research

Questão sem pesquisa prévia [pt] Eu escrevi está pergunta que é bem simples e assim como a maioria das perguntas feitas durante o beta são usadas para adicionar conteúdo ao site, no entanto alguns ...
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Is there an European Portuguese free online dictionary that includes pronunciation?

I'm looking for an online European Portuguese dictionary with pronunciation sound. Is there one?
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Who will be our target audience when the site is launched?

Our work here of asking and answering questions goes way beyond our fun and is aimed to benefit people who are looking for learning more about the Portuguese language and clearing up any doubts of it. ...
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Please welcome your new moderators!

First off, thanks to everyone who participated at the moderator nomination meta post! Throughout the beta, we need members from this site whose focus is to engage the community, both in community-...
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As perguntas estão sendo respondidas por especialistas?

Tá cheio de programadores aqui. Alguns certamente possuem conhecimento suficiente para responder apropriadamente, tem gente até com formação específica na área. Algumas perguntas são muito fáceis e a ...
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Resources for etymological research―Recursos para investigação etimológica

I’m quite fond of history of phrases, words, and even spelling, and after a year and so here I’ve located quite a few useful resources for research on these subjects (no quite sure we can call all ...
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Como divulgar o nosso site?

Sei que não é o momento de falar disto, devido ainda estarmos em beta privado Penso eu que talvez poderíamos começar a pensar em públicos para divulgar, como por exemplo, estudantes de qualquer área ...
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Exemplos de corpora do português / Examples of corpora of Portuguese

Português Eu sei que é preferível postar perguntas que sejam mais concretas, ao invés de serem discussões. Mas estive buscando corpora do português e encontrei apenas sites que não eram confiáveis, ...
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Announcing Winter Bash 2015

English Another calendar year is ending, which can mean only one thing. It's time once again for the event that brings joy to all (with a slight helping of dismay for our friends in the southern ...
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Quais dicionários de português (brasileiro) são confiáveis?

Lá fora, eu vejo que o dicionário mantido pela Oxford é bem consagrado. Aqui no Brasil, eu acabo tendo essa dúvida. Até onde eu sei, nenhuma universidade tem um projeto do tipo. Isso atrapalha um ...
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Can I ask in Portuguese in Meta? Posso perguntar em Português no Meta?

Is there any convention for interactions in Meta? Can I publish in English and in Portuguese?
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Novo acordo ortográfico obrigatório em 2016 no Brasil

As regras do Acordo Ortográfico da Língua Portuguesa são obrigatórias no Brasil a partir de 01 Janeiro de 2016. Em uso desde 2009, mudanças como o fim do trema e novas regras para o uso do hífen e de ...
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European Portuguese / Brazillian Portuguese

Would it not be better that, when answering, the user would clearly state whether the answer is in Brazilian or European Portuguese? For example, in this question, if I were to assess by the european ...
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2021 Potential Moderator Election: Community Interest Check [duplicate]

English It's time for us to consider holding an election for moderators for Portuguese.SE. We haven't had one of these before here: all moderators have been appointed by Stack Exchange. Right now we ...
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Length of answers

I was looking at the statistics for our Portuguese Language Stack. It is evident that improvements need to be made in most areas if we are to get out of the BETA stage. As I was browsing through ...
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Como lidar com informações na qual não se tem fontes confiáveis mas são as únicas disponíveis?

Vi essa pergunta sobre a origem do Ratimbum dos aniversários, e ia responder, mas as informações que sei sobre isso não têm em nenhum site confiável, ou melhor, nem citam o assunto. Têm alguns sites, ...
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Announcing a Pro Tempore election for 2021

Summary: Portuguese Language Stack Exchange will begin the nomination stage for a special election on June 28 to bring in one more moderator. Despite the lack of interaction on the interest check post,...
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About community wiki or protected questions used only for reference (usually breaking some site rules)

I usually see questions at other SEs that are not under the site rules, like questions (off-topic or not) that result in answers with lists, discussions, etc. that are protected or turned community ...
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Is this question too broad?

The question "Essas falas da Dilma possuem erros de regência?" shows a bunch of unrelated transcripts, which only have in common the person who said them (Dilma Roussef, president of Brazil), and asks ...
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tags related to translation

I think there is a basic question about tags we should decide on: Is the tradução tag sufficient for all translation questions, or do we need some other system? If the latter, what do you ...
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Should we *finally* allow reference questions on main?

Let's migrate resources questions to the main site? It's been two years since this question has been asked. It has already received 11 up-votes and the highest-up-voted answer suggests reference ...
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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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What's the real problem with this question?

What is the meaning of "saudade" and what good translations into other languages exist? With real I mean real. What can happen here if this question will keep open? The question is ...
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Is this question a duplicate?

I have closed this question Usamos verbo ou substantivo: "carreteiros em viajem" ou "carreteiros em viagem"? as duplicate of that Viagem ou viajem?. Although the questions are ...
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2019: 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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2020: a year in moderation

As we say goodbye to the old year and welcome the new one, we have a tradition of sharing moderation stats for the past 12 months. As most of you here are aware, sites on the Stack Exchange network ...
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Estamos abertos a qualquer tipo de pergunta que verse sobre a língua portuguesa?

Meu questionamento tem a ver com essa pergunta e pela reação de alguns colegas ao meu "closevote". Talvez para os colegas de além-mar a pergunta nada tenha de extraordinário uma vez que as palavras "...
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