Each site is permitted three custom off-topic close reasons. I'd like to propose one for questions about specific languages.


My proposed text (leave comments to suggest changes):

Questions about grammatical rules or specific characteristics of a language are off-topic here. A language-specific site* is the appropriate place for these questions, or if such a site does not yet exist, you can propose one on Area 51.

*This text could/should link to a meta post detailing all of the language-specific sites which currently exist on SE. (Or a link to such a listing on stackexchange.com, but I can't find such a list, other than this, which seems too broad).

  • If this happens, what will happen to the language-specific tags? – Anthony Pham Oct 9 '16 at 17:42
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    I have a list of language-specific SE sites on my website :-) – IkWeetHetOokNiet Oct 11 '16 at 16:05
  • @PythonMaster: There's still a place for language-specific tags. There's just not a place for questions about grammatical rules and specific characteristics of a language. – Flimzy Oct 13 '16 at 10:10

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