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In de-linking the Commons audio files on these pages, you also deleted regional information about pronunciation. Please do not do that. You can see how I have restored that information while keeping out the links to the deleted files. --EncycloPetey (talk) 05:07, 16 September 2012 (UTC)
- deleting information about pronunciation in favor of just one country is nationalist vandalism. Continue, and you will be blocked. --EncycloPetey (talk) 02:36, 19 September 2012 (UTC)
- Yes, I only provided a reference. I have corrected "well" on a separate line before. The entry is badly formatted, anyway. The translations are listed under "hanzi", not "adjective". Fixing a bit with an example. --Anatoli (обсудить/вклад) 00:28, 24 September 2012 (UTC)
Block on French Wiktionary
English Wiktionary has been notified that you have been blocked on French Wiktionary, which can be confirmed from fr:Discussion_utilisateur:Fête. Some questions:
- What have you been blocked for?
- What did the blocking admin say you were blocked for?
- What is your stance toward the block?
- Was the block just? If not, why?
The problem I had on toé was not so much about the pronunciation, but that you kept editing the page before we even finished discussing it. I did a bit of research on my own and found that you were right about the pronunciation; it seems that it is in fact /twe/ and not /twɛ/. Next time, when you disagree with someone try to come with better evidence than youtube clips and other Wiktionaries; for example, a published book on Quebec French phonology such as this one would have made a great piece of evidence. Next time, instead of continuing an edit war, please make sure our discussion is finished. --WikiTiki89 23:45, 23 December 2012 (UTC)
Je ne peux supporter ton comportement. Je te surveille très bien et ça commence à atteindre les limites. Je ne suis qu'un simple utilisateur et je dois intervenir sur ton cas pour sauver un projet! Arrête maintenant, ou peut-être tu seras bloqué partout. Ĉiuĵaŭde (talk) 03:58, 31 December 2012 (UTC)
- Maybe if you didn't look so much it wouldn't bother you! Please write in English here, unless you can't. It's not the choice of completely new users who we block and who we don't block. Mglovesfun (talk) 14:35, 31 December 2012 (UTC)