User talk:Che829

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It seems we've been playing some entry tag :). It's always good to see another person with an interest in Greek roots. A couple of words about that (which you may or may not have already picked up), we don't create entries for Romanizations (with a few notable exceptions, such as the Chinese languages and Japanese), and thus don't create links to them. Also, keep in mind that on Wiktionary "Greek" means modern Greek, and Ancient Greek (from which many English words come from) must be specified as such. Any other questions or comments, feel more than free to drop me a line. Thanks. Atelaes 22:44, 16 May 2007 (UTC)

plurals[edit]

The nicer method is to use {{plural of|[[single]]|lang=Italian}} . You get the category for free. SemperBlotto 13:36, 31 May 2007 (UTC)

And see valigia for how to use the {{it-noun}} template (also gives you the category for free) SemperBlotto 13:39, 31 May 2007 (UTC)

Derivations[edit]

These should not all sort to "Derivations" but alphabetically by langauge or family with ISO prefix. --EncycloPetey 20:29, 13 November 2010 (UTC)

Language names in translation tables[edit]

Hi there. Our convention is to use actual language names, not two-character templates. SemperBlotto 08:09, 1 February 2011 (UTC)

super[edit]

Let me explain. I removed the derived terms because they are not directly derived from super. They are derived from super- or possibly from non-English words. (I could be wrong about specific cases, but that can only be established by doing the research.) I did some work on superfine to support the evolution of the sense to support super#Etymology 1, but I relied on [1], a usually reliable source. It would be nice to show that "super" was used by itself to mean "superfine" applied to goods and that "superfine" was used of, say, situations or outcomes or people. DCDuring TALK 16:17, 1 February 2011 (UTC)