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WikiProject Constructed Languages
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...that Volapük, a constructed language which once attracted thousands, now has, at most, 30 speakers?
...that Volapük nevertheless has its own Wikipedia, the Vükiped?
...that during the mid 19th century The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints briefly advocated the use by its members of the Deseret alphabet in place of the Latin one?

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Welcome to the WikiProject concerning Constructed languages. Our goal is to create and improve articles about this subject.

If you would like to help, please inquire on the talk page and see the to-do list there.

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Scope[edit]

Generally[edit]

  • Observing, maintaining, organising and improving all articles on Wikipedia relating to constructed languages.
  • Providing a reliable source of information regarding constructed languages, available on request.

Specifically[edit]

  • Expanding and improving articles about conlangs, especially notable ones;
  • Making sure that all current conlang articles meet certain criteria, such as:
  • Discussing a list of conlangs that arguably deserve articles (the "Things you can do" section on Portal:Constructed languages could serve as a starting point);
  • Nominating non-notable and/or non-verifiable articles for deletion; moving them to the FrathWiki if warranted;
  • NPOVing conlang articles added by self-interested creators; and
  • Reviving a more viable policy proposal from WP:CONLANG.

Article alerts[edit]

Good article reassessments

Esperanto Task Force[edit]

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Goals[edit]

  • Take inventory of all articles pertaining to Esperanto by adding the task force's tag and assessing their quality
  • Improve the quality of existing articles pertaining to Esperanto
  • Identify possible new articles and create them
  • Maintain the quality of existing Esperanto articles that have already attained high quality

Scope[edit]

The Esperanto task force covers:

  • Esperanto itself and its grammatical structure and makeup
  • The history of Esperanto
  • Esperanto culture
  • Esperanto organizations
  • The Esperanto movement
  • Key people in the Esperanto movement
  • All other articles that in some way pertain to Esperanto

Projects[edit]

The Esperanto task force is currently undertaking or preparing to undertake the following projects:

User Talk pages[edit]

Add the template User ETF to your talk page:  
Flag of Esperanto cropped.png This user supports the Esperanto Task Force. - Ĉi tiu uzanto asistas la Esperanto-laborgrupon.

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