Template:Expand Polish

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This template may be used to mark articles that have counterparts in Polish Wikipedia that are better than in English Wikipedia. These articles may be improved by translating content from the original Polish.

Usage

To mark an article, tag it with

{{Expand Polish|Polish article title|date=August 2021}}

This template adds articles to the category Category:Articles needing translation from Polish Wikipedia. See #Categorization below.

The template should be placed atop the article page along with other maintenance templates.

Parameters

The article title is required; all named parameters are optional:

  • |1=ARTICLE – title of the article on Polish Wikipedia. This is required.
  • |section=yes – changes notice to "This section may be expanded..." (default: 'article')
  • |fa=yes – used to tag articles that are featured articles in Polish; used in category name generation.
  • |topic=TOPIC – a topic code used in category name generation.
  • |date=August 2021 – set by bot if omitted.

Topics and categorization

This template categorizes articles into categories. Basic categorization is into: ⟶ Category:Articles needing translation from Polish Wikipedia. Usage of parameters fa and topic define subcategories, as follows:

Topic codes are expanded into fuller descriptors in the category name; for example: code geo becomes Geography, and code gov becomes Government and politics.

Topics recognized by Expand Polish and the categories they are associated with include:


topic code topic name
and category
articles in
category
bio Biography 0
cult Culture 42
geo Geography 189
gov Government and politics (1 C) 8
hist History 0
mil Military 1
sci Science 1
sport Sports 24
struct Building and structure 0
  Main category (11 C) 1,157

See also


TemplateData

This is the TemplateData documentation for this template used by VisualEditor and other tools; see the monthly parameter usage report for this template.

TemplateData for Expand Polish

Template adds a boilerplate informing that the article could be expanded using information published in the corresponding article of Polish Wikipedia.

Template parameters

This template prefers block formatting of parameters.

ParameterDescriptionTypeStatus
Title1

Title of the article on Polish Wikipedia

Example
Rzymski dyplom wojskowy
Page namerequired
Datedate

Current date (month and year)

Example
April 2016
Auto value
{{subst:CURRENTMONTH}} {{subst:CURRENTYEAR}}
Daterequired
Featuredfa

Is the article in Polish Featured (does it have Artykuł na Medal status?)

Example
yes
Auto value
yes
Booleansuggested
Sectionsection

If set to 'yes', emits text, 'This section...' instead of, 'This article.')

Example
yes
Auto value
Booleanoptional
Categorytopic

If set, the value of the parameter would become a name of a Category this article would be placed in. For instance setting it to "Historical" would place the article in the [[Category:Historical articles needing translation from Polish Wikipedia]]

Example
Historical
Auto value
Contentoptional