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Guild of Copy Editors' requests page

On this page, you can request that the Guild of Copy Editors copy-edit specific articles.

Instructions for requesters

To make a request, remove any existing {{copy edit}} tags from the article, then click this button and follow the instructions:

Please remove any existing {{copy edit}} tags from the article.

Please note:

  • No request by an unregistered editor will be accepted unless the IP has done significant work on the article. Drive-by IP requests already on the list may be declined by any editor.
  • The average waiting time is a month or so. Please be patient, and feel free to improve your requested article while you wait.
  • If you plan to nominate the article for good article, A-class or featured article status, please wait until the copy edit is complete before nominating it.
  • Having your article copy edited by our team does not guarantee that the prose will be considered acceptable during any of the above reviews.
  • You may have up to two open requests at any one time. This is enforced so that every request can have a fair chance of being fulfilled within a reasonable period.

Requests may be declined if the article is:

August 2021[edit]

North Kosovo crisis[edit]

Article that I created 10 years ago, planning for a possible GA-nom. c/e needed. Thanks.BabbaQ (talk) 23:28, 3 August 2021 (UTC)

: Working Twofingered Typist (talk) 19:16, 19 September 2021 (UTC)

 Done Twofingered Typist (talk) 18:22, 20 September 2021 (UTC)

Walter Donaldson (snooker player)[edit]

I'm hoping to make this an FAC, would appreciate help. Regards, BennyOnTheLoose (talk) 10:37, 4 August 2021 (UTC)

: Working Twofingered Typist (talk) 18:33, 20 September 2021 (UTC)

 Done Twofingered Typist (talk) 15:09, 21 September 2021 (UTC)


I plan to submit this article to GAR. Could someone please help with a copyedit to see if there are any unclear structures and to fix any grammar problems. Thanks! Tomobe03 (talk) 20:52, 5 August 2021 (UTC)

 Working Twofingered Typist (talk) 15:46, 21 September 2021 (UTC)

William of Villehardouin[edit]

William was the last independent prince of Achaea in Frankish Greece. Before its GAN, the article needs a comprehensive copyedit for grammar and style. Thank you for your time. Borsoka (talk) 00:19, 6 August 2021 (UTC)

Sharifa Vijaliwala[edit]

New article about Indian Gujarati-language writer. Needs copy-editing for grammar, style and tone. Thanks in advance. --Gazal world (talk) 14:42, 6 August 2021 (UTC)

Stuart Bingham[edit]

Working on expanding and condensing for GAN, could do with a good look through for better prose. Best Wishes, Lee Vilenski (talkcontribs) 20:02, 7 August 2021 (UTC)

Paul Hunter[edit]

Looking to take to FAC, let me know if I can help. Best Wishes, Lee Vilenski (talkcontribs) 07:17, 8 August 2021 (UTC)

Darker than Black: Gaiden[edit]

Recently created article. Needs some copyedit.Tintor2 (talk) 20:33, 9 August 2021 (UTC)

Jeyran (wife of Naser al-Din Shah)[edit]

for a future GAN. Amir Ghandi (talk) 09:29, 10 August 2021 (UTC)

Low (David Bowie album)[edit]

Requesting a thorough copy edit in preparation for GAN and eventually FAC. I've resolved some issues myself with repeating word usage but would still appreciate a look over, particularly the reception sections where almost everything is a quote. Thanks in advance! :-) – zmbro (talk) 15:55, 10 August 2021 (UTC)


Article needs copyediting for grammar, flow, and awkward wording. Possible GAN in the future. ɴᴋᴏɴ21 ❯❯❯ talk 20:37, 10 August 2021 (UTC)

Kansas City Chiefs[edit]

This is a Good Article, but it needs to be referenced, updated and corrected. Magical Blas (talk) 09:26, 11 August 2021 (UTC)


In need of a peer review and copyedit for issues of tone in the article. The hashtag/concept appears to have been in the news more recently and needs an outside look. Bangalamania (talk) 19:57, 12 August 2021 (UTC)

Italygate conspiracy theory[edit]

This article has a lot of references and content, but needs some prose changes, as well as general copyediting. Bangalamania (talk) 20:18, 12 August 2021 (UTC)

 Working Baffle☿gab 01:20, 20 September 2021 (UTC)
 Done Baffle☿gab 23:55, 20 September 2021 (UTC)

U Me Aur Hum[edit]

For GA (GAN). --Nicholas Michael Halim (talk) 08:12, 14 August 2021 (UTC)

Anadolu Shipyard[edit]

Article Anadolu Shipyard was pulled out from DYK prep area by Vanamonde93 requesting copy editing. CeeGee 07:28, 16 August 2021 (UTC)

 Working Baffle☿gab 23:57, 20 September 2021 (UTC)
 Done Baffle☿gab 00:58, 21 September 2021 (UTC)

Hope Is Important[edit]

Possible GAN. Yeepsi (talk) 12:38, 16 August 2021 (UTC)

Masia (restaurant)[edit]

Requesting a copy edit for this recently promoted GA. Thanks in advance! --Another Believer (Talk) 13:28, 16 August 2021 (UTC)

Khosrow Mirza[edit]

for a GAN. Based on its last GA review, the article needs copy edits on prose and its organisation. thanks. Amir Ghandi (talk) 14:41, 16 August 2021 (UTC)

Mercedes-Benz 300 SL[edit]

I would like PR and I hope to get this to GAN. It is an iconic car that has been rated as High-importance on the project's importance scale. Currently, it is a B-level article. Thank you. I just keep staring at too long. I think I have done official ce on five other articles to this point. Akrasia25 (talk) 20:01, 16 August 2021 (UTC)

Gojira (band)[edit]

Me and Oroborvs plan on restoring the band's good article status, but since Oroborvs is a native French speaker, I figured it'd be nice to get a talented copyeditor's pair of eyes on this one. dannymusiceditor oops 00:01, 17 August 2021 (UTC)

Sanggau Regency[edit]

English is not my first language, and I think the article looks messy after being expanded, so please. Thank you Nyanardsan (talk) 17:52, 18 August 2021 (UTC)

Sefine Shipyard[edit]

DYK reviewer Owain.davies requires copy editing for the article. CeeGee 06:25, 19 August 2021 (UTC)


An old FA of mine that has gone through some revamps. Could possibly use another copyedit. LittleJerry (talk) 21:05, 19 August 2021 (UTC)


Requesting help in preparation for GAN. Thank you. Ffranc (talk) 12:42, 20 August 2021 (UTC)

Hajji Ebrahim Shirazi[edit]

i recently did a big expansion for the article and it would be nice to have a copy edit on them. Amir Ghandi (talk) 11:22, 21 August 2021 (UTC)

David Berman (musician)[edit]

Intend to take to FAC, a quick look-over would be nice. DMT Biscuit (talk) 14:08, 21 August 2021 (UTC)


For GAN and FAC, US English is used. Thanks. FunkMonk (talk) 20:44, 21 August 2021 (UTC)

The Mauritius shelduck article is almost through FAC, so I may swap this entry for another article later on, if permitted. FunkMonk (talk) 13:17, 6 September 2021 (UTC)
Since this seems like it will be a long wait anyway, I'd like to ask if I could swap this article with Viatkogorgon which I'm currently expanding, and which will very likely be finished before this entry reaches the top? FunkMonk (talk) 23:00, 10 September 2021 (UTC)
@FunkMonk:, feel free to swap the request. Baffle☿gab 01:17, 13 September 2021 (UTC)
Thanks, done. FunkMonk (talk) 07:33, 13 September 2021 (UTC)

Hei (Darker than Black)[edit]

Recently created article.Tintor2 (talk) 12:49, 24 August 2021 (UTC)

House of Dracula[edit]

Requesting copy-edit prior to submitting for a Good Article review. Andrzejbanas (talk) 15:31, 24 August 2021 (UTC)

List of SC East Bengal seasons[edit]

Will try for FL.  Saha ❯❯❯ Stay safe  09:12, 26 August 2021 (UTC)

Red (Taylor Swift album)[edit]

FAC in near future. I would appreciate a thorough pass in preparation for this. TheSandDoctor Talk 19:24, 27 August 2021 (UTC)

Fearless (Taylor Swift album)[edit]

I am planning to take this article to GAN and FAC, and it would benefit greatly if the article receives a copy-edit beforehand. Thank you very much :) Ippantekina (talk) 04:02, 28 August 2021 (UTC)

List of songs recorded by Chuck Mosley[edit]

This is a list article so the prose section is fairly brief (<400 words) but as I aim to take it to FLC I'd love a sharper set of eyes on it. Any assistance would be hugely appreciated; many thanks in advance. Gʀᴀᴘᴘʟᴇ ˣ 00:20, 30 August 2021 (UTC)

 Done Twofingered Typist (talk) 15:37, 21 September 2021 (UTC)


For a GAN NW1223(Howl at me|My hunts) 02:50, 30 August 2021 (UTC)


For potential GA. Kailash29792 (talk) 09:10, 30 August 2021 (UTC)

September 2021[edit]

The Empire Strikes Back[edit]

  • Darth Vader - Obi-Wan never told you what happened to your copy-editor
  • Luke - He told me enough! He told me you killed him!
  • Darth Vader - No... I am your copy-editor.
  • Luke - Noooo, no that's not true. That's impossible!
  • Darth Vader - Search your edit history you know it to be true!

Anyway you get the gist, article has been under massive expansion and now needs a thorough copy edit. Thank you. Darkwarriorblake / SEXY ACTION TALK PAGE! 16:35, 2 September 2021 (UTC)

Line of Control[edit]

Requesting a copyedit following a recent expansion keeping in mind a future GAN. DTM (talk) 11:57, 3 September 2021 (UTC)

Meera (1945 film)[edit]

It's a potential GA. Kailash29792 (talk) 10:25, 4 September 2021 (UTC)

SS Edward L. Ryerson[edit]

I would like to get this promoted to FA at soon. GreatLakesShips (talk) 10:50, 4 September 2021 (UTC)

Francisco Xavier da Cunha Aragão[edit]

This is pure translation work of its Portugal article. I wanted to nominate it for the FA so please me to achieve this aim.(I ame Shears (talk) 11:22, 4 September 2021 (UTC))

"A Canterlot Wedding"[edit]

I might nominate this for FAC sometime that's really late this year or early next year. Or maybe not at all but I would appreciate if this could be copy edited. Thank you. Pamzeis (talk) 13:14, 4 September 2021 (UTC)

Laborintus II (album)[edit]

Hoping to take this one back to FAC down the line--certainly no rush to do so but I may as well put the request down now. The last candidacy failed due to vague and nonspecific issues with prose so another set of eyes to look over it would be hugely appreciated; many thanks in advance if anyone wants to tackle this one. 𝄠ʀᴀᴘᴘʟᴇ X 10:05, 6 September 2021 (UTC)

Special effects of The Empire Strikes Back[edit]

Another big article part of the article above that needs a thorough cleanse and an outsider's eye. Darkwarriorblake / SEXY ACTION TALK PAGE! 22:40, 6 September 2021 (UTC)

Helmud Hontong[edit]

Pretty interesting article for me, I would like to have it with no CE maintenance template. Thanks Nyanardsan (talk) 23:31, 6 September 2021 (UTC)

This Dust Was Once the Man[edit]

Requesting GOCE ahead of potential FAC. Eddie891 Talk Work 12:29, 7 September 2021 (UTC)

Ode to Billie Joe[edit]

After a cleanup and expansion, this article needs some copyediting prior to GAN. GDuwenHoller! 21:11, 7 September 2021 (UTC)

Water polo at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Women's tournament[edit]

I just want to have a copyedit request before looking into a possible B-rated article there. HawkAussie (talk) 12:02, 8 September 2021 (UTC)

The Inbestigators[edit]

While this is a recently passed GA, it still reads rather messy to me. Would appreciate a copy edit of this, especially #Episodes. BTW, I don't plan on taking this to FAC any time soon. Pamzeis (talk) 13:12, 8 September 2021 (UTC)

Pancha Pandavas[edit]

Will nominate for GA.  Saha ❯❯❯ Stay safe  06:28, 9 September 2021 (UTC)

Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam[edit]

For GA (GAN). —Nicholas Michael Halim (talk) 08:59, 10 September 2021 (UTC)

Corfu Declaration[edit]

I would apprecaiate a copyedit of the article to fix any grammatical errors and clear-up unclear segments before MILHIST ACN. Thanks. Tomobe03 (talk) 22:52, 10 September 2021 (UTC)

Intercrural sex[edit]

Hope to get to FAC. DMT Biscuit (talk) 11:00, 11 September 2021 (UTC)

Tell All Your Friends[edit]

Possible FAC. Yeepsi (talk) 13:03, 11 September 2021 (UTC)

Haukkavaara — Pekonlahti narrow gauge railway[edit]

ACN: Translation of Russian Wikipedia recommended article written by myself. I'm not native English speaker, so it definitely needs spellchecking. Red wanna talk? 14:25, 11 September 2021 (UTC)

2021 24 Hours of Le Mans[edit]

Have recently expanded this article, which will need to undergo a thorough copy-edit before I can nominate it at GAN MWright96 (talk) 13:24, 12 September 2021 (UTC)

Days Gone[edit]

The article is in need of in-depth copyediting especially in regard to its tense, use of grammar and flow. All help would be appreciated! OceanHok (talk) 16:46, 12 September 2021 (UTC)

Hungarian Civil War (1264–1265)[edit]

I would appreciate a copy-edit of this article to fix any grammatical errors, in order to possibly promote GAN. Norden1990 (talk) 11:09, 13 September 2021 (UTC)

Turkmen literature[edit]

I would like to nominate this page for GA soon. It's almost ready but I believe it needs a quick copy-editing from an experienced copy editor. I appreciate any help. Thank you in advance! VisioncurveTimendi causa est nescire 03:03, 14 September 2021 (UTC)

Seagram Building[edit]

I would like to request a copyedit for Seagram Building, as I would like to nominate this page for FAC in the near future. Thanks in advance. Epicgenius (talk) 12:20, 16 September 2021 (UTC)

Plaza Hotel[edit]

I would like to request a copyedit for Plaza Hotel, as I would like to nominate this page for FAC in the near future. Thanks in advance. – Epicgenius (talk) 12:20, 16 September 2021 (UTC)

Berlin Trilogy[edit]

Recently greatly expanding. Looking to bring to GA in preparation for a future good topic. Thanks in advance :-) – zmbro (talk) 14:52, 16 September 2021 (UTC)

Ottoman music[edit]

I have recently expanded this article, and while I have tried to stay somewhat consistent in my prose and formatting, the sheer volume of text and the scarcity of my time made my job a lot harder. I do not think there is major work to be done here, however as I am planning on nominating this for either GA or FA, I think a little help with copy editing (especially on the formatting side) could help me a lot. Thanks, Uness232 (talk) 19:38, 18 September 2021 (UTC)

Mac Mini[edit]

Potential GA in the near future, thank you for any advancements. Wingwatchers (talk) 20:39, 19 September 2021 (UTC)

Space Oddity[edit]

Recently greatly expanded. Would appreciate a general look through. Thanks in advance :-) – zmbro (talk) 03:53, 20 September 2021 (UTC)

Tetricus I[edit]

Would like someone who is willing to run through Tetricus I with a copy-edit, it failed a FAC a few years ago on account of prose issues, among other things, and I'd like to prepare it for a future FAC run. Iazyges Consermonor Opus meum 19:12, 20 September 2021 (UTC)

Hillel Norry[edit]

Article appears to be written by a Yiddish or Hebrew speaker. Whiteguru (talk) 21:56, 20 September 2021 (UTC)

Hitman 2 (2018 video game)[edit]

The article is in need of in-depth copyediting especially in regard to its tense, use of grammar and vocabularies, and flow. OceanHok (talk) 12:52, 21 September 2021 (UTC)