Isn't essentially the purpose of this site?

Could it not be applied to every question here?

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Not the entire site is about second-language acquisition; native language acquisition is also on topic. If fact, we have more questions tagged than questions tagged .

However, is a very broad tag. Perhaps we should limit its scope to just the second language, to distinguish it from foreign language learning in general and from third-language acquisition, which is a research topic in its own right.

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