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For the general case... there are two distinct cases of posts containing politics. Good: When the politics is related to the question, and helps us understand Chinese. In these cases, it should ideally be presented in a matter-of-fact, detached tone, and kept to the minimum necessary. We're not trying to win an argument, nor endorsing certain viewpoints; ...


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Why is it problematic to say "I'm a native Chinese speaker"? People say "I'm a native X speaker" for the purpose of indicating expertise, not realizing it also indicates a total lack of experience learning X as a non-native language which is often more relevant. I'm a native English speaker, but I cannot explain why we ask "where ...


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While the edit is indeed a grammatical correction, it's also a minor issue. It's the kind of edit I'd do stealthily when the question has already been bumped, otherwise it's somewhat disruptive (particularly if done in large numbers). I've certainly learned to let go when people say things like "it's a slang" and "I'm a Chinese"; a lot of communication ...


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