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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:

  • Effective April 17, 2017, 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 about 20 days. 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.
  • Effective April 17, 2017, 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.

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Contents


April 2019Edit

Proposed 2019 amendment to the Constitution of MalaysiaEdit

Currently up at DYK; there are grammatical errors throughout the article, and some wordings seem to be a bit on the POV-ish side. A quick copyedit would be very much appreciated so that the DYKN could proceed. Narutolovehinata5 tccsdnew 12:31, 22 April 2019 (UTC)

  Working Been on a rather extended wiki break. Think this will be a good warm up. --Blackmane (talk) 08:42, 16 May 2019 (UTC)

Emma BlackeryEdit

Various IPs in the range 84.46.5[23].* (and 2a03:2267:* also from Hamburg) edited Emma Blackery since 22 December 2018 and nominated the page prematurely as Good music Article on 21 February 2019. Meanwhile it might be actually good, but lots of DEnglish constructs could be improved. It's a short page (38,338 bytes) without active content disputes. –84.46.53.175 (talk) 00:11, 29 April 2019 (UTC)

  Working--A21sauce (talk) 20:24, 9 May 2019 (UTC)
Note: A21sauce appears to still be copy-editing this article; his/her last edit to it, as of my timestamp, is 15:32, 20 May 2019‎. Baffle☿gab 23:11, 23 May 2019 (UTC)

May 2019Edit

Until DawnEdit

The article is in need of thorough copyediting, especially with its grammar, tenses, flow etc. Help is greatly appreciated! AdrianGamer (talk) 16:28, 1 May 2019 (UTC)

  Working - Baffle☿gab 23:30, 23 May 2019 (UTC)

Second FitnaEdit

I plan to nominate this for FA. Some copy-editing will be a great help. Thanks AhmadLX-)¯\_(ツ)_/¯) 17:45, 1 May 2019 (UTC)

Hart Island (Bronx)Edit

Though this is already a good article, I think this might benefit from another look. I would like to know if there are any errors I might have overlooked. I'd appreciate it. epicgenius (talk) 01:20, 2 May 2019 (UTC)

Overlook Park stationEdit

Hello! This one is super short and sweet as there isn't much to talk about. Truflip99 (talk) 19:49, 2 May 2019 (UTC)

Margaret Hamilton (scientist)Edit

I plan to nominate this article for GA in June. Would be great to have a professional copy edit done before hand. --- Coffeeandcrumbs 21:40, 2 May 2019 (UTC)

Yuri GagarinEdit

Plan to nominate for GA in late May. --- Coffeeandcrumbs 01:02, 3 May 2019 (UTC)

Louisiana black church firesEdit

Hi GOCE editors. Thank you for helping me (us). This Article were finished, and now need to copy edit. Please review it. Thanks. Forest90 (talk) 20:48, 3 May 2019 (UTC)

18th Infantry Division (United Kingdom)Edit

This article has previously been visited by the guild, and has passed GA and A-Class reviews. It has subsequently stalled at FA level. Per Gog, I am here to request a guild member give the article the "full FA treatment" in order to whip it into shape for another FA review.EnigmaMcmxc (talk) 14:52, 4 May 2019 (UTC)

Secret of EvermoreEdit

GA since 2008 and may have decayed since then. Copyedit needed before FA run. Harizotoh9 (talk) 22:39, 4 May 2019 (UTC)

Edelio López FalcónEdit

Biography on a Mexican drug lord. English is not my first language so I often encounter prose issues. I plan to promote this to GA. Many thanks, MX () 14:40, 6 May 2019 (UTC)


2019 World Snooker ChampionshipEdit

Recent sport event with a lot of prose. Event has just finished, and the plan is to take to GA and then FA. Needs a good copy edit before that. Thanks for your time and effort! Best Wishes, Lee Vilenski (talkcontribs) 19:31, 6 May 2019 (UTC)

Super Mario All-StarsEdit

Hoping to nominate this at FAC in the future and thought a little c/e would help get it spiffed up. Thanks! JOEBRO64 00:17, 7 May 2019 (UTC)

Acharya VidyasagarEdit

Will try GA for this soon. Help will be appreciated. Thanks Capankajsmilyo(Talk | Infobox assistance) 12:24, 7 May 2019 (UTC)

Mauricio MacriEdit

Incumbent president of Argentina. All the presidents from 1983 to 2015 are good articles, this one is the last one missing. Cambalachero (talk) 17:42, 8 May 2019 (UTC)

  Working Reidgreg (talk) 00:34, 21 May 2019 (UTC)

TumbbadEdit

Planning for GA. A thorough copyedit will surely help. Thanks! Yashthepunisher (talk) 20:05, 9 May 2019 (UTC)

2018 in SingaporeEdit

There is some proofread and grammar mistakes on the articles made by many anonymous users as well as that new user TheGreatSG'rean. Need editors to do maintenance. 202.21.158.39 (talk) 04:25, 10 May 2019 (UTC)

Update: Editors can also help doing maintenance prior to 2018 (2017 and before). Help is greatly appreciated. (202.21.158.39 (talk) 04:34, 10 May 2019 (UTC)

Abgar Ali Akbar ArmaniEdit

Would appreciate a grammar/prose check. Thank you in advance, - LouisAragon (talk) 10:54, 10 May 2019 (UTC)

Saadat Ali Khan IEdit

Article has been significantly expanded. Please check the grammar and prose for DYK. RRD (talk) 14:52, 11 May 2019 (UTC)

Holocene (Portland, Oregon)Edit

Requesting review of the relatedly short article Holocene (Portland, Oregon) before considering GA. Thanks in advance! ---Another Believer (Talk) 17:42, 11 May 2019 (UTC)

List of Winx Club charactersEdit

I've been trying to clean up this article as it contained lots of unnecessary information, fancruft, and poorly-translated sentences. I would appreciate a copy-edit for flow, grammar, and translation errors. Thank you! Lagoona Blue (talk) 00:27, 13 May 2019 (UTC)

"P.S. I Love You" (Robin Daggers song)Edit

I am prepping this article for GA, a copy edit would be appreciated. Thanks in advance! Damian Vo (talk) 05:58, 13 May 2019 (UTC)

1999 FIFA Women's World CupEdit

I'm finishing up a long weekend of work on expanding this article in time for its 20th anniversary (and the staging of the next Women's World Cup), and I think it can go all the way to FAC. I'd like a good run-through, especially while it's still in the GAN queue, but the article is very long. SounderBruce 07:43, 14 May 2019 (UTC)

Oliver OrtmannEdit

Did a huge update on article, but now requires re-wording. Thanks for your help. Best Wishes, Lee Vilenski (talkcontribs) 08:19, 14 May 2019 (UTC)

Fatwa of Ali Khamenei against insulting revered Sunni figuresEdit

I nominated this article for DYK. It needs to be copyedited quickly as the reviewer asked. Thanks.M1nhm (talk) 15:40, 14 May 2019 (UTC)

Note that this article was recently copy-edited by a GOCE member. Here's a diff showing the changes since that copy-edit. – Jonesey95 (talk) 17:49, 14 May 2019 (UTC)
Note also that, below, there seems to be a duplicate nomination of this article. Dhtwiki (talk) 20:20, 19 May 2019 (UTC)
I've removed the repeat request; thanks, Dhtwiki and Jonesey95. Baffle☿gab 21:20, 19 May 2019 (UTC)

Albert CamusEdit

Requesting a copy edit, I will also ask for a peer review and then, I 'll nominate it for Good article status. Most of the days, more that 2K (more than 3K) ppl visit the article. Thanks! Cinadon36 16:16, 14 May 2019 (UTC)

Made in CanadaEdit

Article on a TV series, c.2000 words, for GAN. – Reidgreg (talk) 21:38, 14 May 2019 (UTC)

Little Eva: The Flower of the SouthEdit

Hello everyone. I would greatly appreciate a thorough copy-edit of the above article as I would ideally like to put through the GAN and FAC processes when I am through with my wikibreak. Thank you in advance. Aoba47 (talk) 04:17, 15 May 2019 (UTC)

When You Get a Little LonelyEdit

Hello everyone! I would greatly appreciate an edit of the above article as I would like to put it through the FAC process sometime after my wikibreak. I received a very helpful copy-edit from the GOCE in the past, but I have introduced new sources and expanded on certain parts since then, and I think another look would be helpful. Thank you in advance! Aoba47 (talk) 04:21, 15 May 2019 (UTC)

IstakhrEdit

Went for a complete rewrite. Would appreciate a grammar/prose check. Thank you in advance, LouisAragon (talk) 18:03, 15 May 2019 (UTC)

Traditional Japanese musicEdit

Article seems like its mostly few years old and could be something interesting but it would need some copyedit to sound better. KamillaŚ (talk) 15:26, 19 May 2019 (UTC)

The King of FightersEdit

This article underwent a major expansion in the past months so a copyedit might be helpful. Cheers.Tintor2 (talk) 22:15, 20 May 2019 (UTC)

AndhadhunEdit

Planning for GA, so a copyedit will be helpful. Thanks. Yashthepunisher (talk) 11:50, 21 May 2019 (UTC)

Rolando López SalinasEdit

Biography on a Mexican drug lord. English is not my first language so I often encounter prose issues. I plan to promote this to GA. Many thanks, MX () 18:48, 21 May 2019 (UTC)

The Gift of the WoodiEdit

Planning to nominate this as Good Article. Plot might or might not need skimming, but I also want the article to be written well. George Ho (talk) 23:30, 21 May 2019 (UTC)

History of aluminiumEdit

This article is due to be featured article of the day on 7 June. To my eye it could do with someone tweaking some of the phraseology and use of language to get it ready for the front page. Thanks. Gog the Mild (talk) 10:38, 22 May 2019 (UTC)

OdaenathusEdit

This article is ready for FA, but definitely need a thorough copy-edit before nominating. Thanks in advance for the great effort.Attar-Aram syria (talk) 21:56, 22 May 2019 (UTC)

  Working Gog the Mild (talk) 13:41, 23 May 2019 (UTC)

California mosque fireEdit

Hi, the article "California mosque fire" need to copy edit. Forest90 (talk) 02:41, 23 May 2019 (UTC)

2013 Lebanese match fixing scandalEdit

Hi, this article needs copy editing as it is poorly written. I'm not looking to promote it to GA, so I'm not requesting the copy edit ASAP. Thanks in advance, Nehme1499 (talk) 20:31, 23 May 2019 (UTC)