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Is there a Stack Exchange community I can ask for website recommendations? Specifically, I am looking for a website that tells about the differences between two words that are often confused with each other. For example, race and ethnicity, affect and effect, mass and weight, weather and climate, college and university, etc. Basically, such a website would be like a catalog for "What is the difference between..." questions. I would be very grateful if someone pointed me to such a website.

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Such a question is off-topic on Software Recommendations: see Can I ask for recommended websites? on their Meta.

Some sites in the network allow for recommendations (of products, tools, but also websites). Your best bet is to find a site about the topic your question is about, check if they allow recommendations or not, and if so, what requirements they have for recommendation questions.

Or try other Internet sites like Quora.

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In keeping with Glorfindel's suggestion of finding an appropriate site on the SE network, then seeing as the subject matter is the use of the English language, maybe the English Language Learners stack is more appropriate, although I am not sure if they accept "suggest a web site" type questions. Here is the ELL.SE "on-topic" page.

Or maybe English Language and Usage? Although. I suspect that the former site may be more appropriate.

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    Searching for 'difference between' on ELU yielded many hits (13000?) on questions/answers phrased pretty much as the OP stated.
    – Jon Custer
    Jan 10 at 22:44
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Is there a Stack Exchange community I can ask for website recommendations? Specifically, I am looking for a website that tells about the differences between two words that are often confused with each other

Webservice recommendations are on-topic on https://softwarerecs.stackexchange.com/ (see the corresponding policy).

Alternatively, one could ask a dataset request on https://opendata.stackexchange.com/ (dataset for differences between two often confused words).

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    Not my downvote, but a web service is something else than a website.
    – Glorfindel Mod
    Jan 10 at 11:13
  • @Glorfindel True. "Specifically, I am looking for a website that tells about the differences between two words that are often confused with each other" can be seen as a webservice. Jan 10 at 11:19
  • Perhaps English Language Learners SE would be appropriate?
    – Jon Custer
    Jan 10 at 13:39
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    @JonCuster AFAIR off-topic there, but could ask on meta English Language Learners SE. Jan 10 at 14:04
  • Actually looks like English Language & Usage would be better - many hits on 'what is the difference between X and Y' type of questions.
    – Jon Custer
    Jan 10 at 14:38
  • @JonCuster ell.meta.stackexchange.com/q/1107/3023 "resource requests are off topic here." but maybe ELL is itself the answer to OP's request ("website that tells about the differences between two words that are often confused with each other") :) Jan 10 at 14:41
  • True, I was thinking ELU or ELL would be the answer. My bad.
    – Jon Custer
    Jan 10 at 14:41
  • @JonCuster FWIW IMHO they should make resource questions on-topic. Very useful for learners. Jan 10 at 14:42
  • On English Language Learners and AFAIK English Language & Usage, it's tradition to ask them on/move them to Meta: ell.meta.stackexchange.com/q/735/18673
    – Glorfindel Mod
    Jan 10 at 19:31
  • Oh, and since [topic] Stack Exchange can be seen as a service providing the answer to your question about [topic], does that mean all SE web sites are web services?
    – Glorfindel Mod
    Jan 10 at 19:33
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    @Glorfindel The difference is that a website that tells about the differences between two words that are often confused with each other would be fully automated, unlike SE. Jan 10 at 19:44

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