Talk:Victor Hugo

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Article based on English Wikipedia

This article or parts of it were created based, in whole or in part, on this version of the English Wikipedia article. The complete history of the article can be found there. Yottie =talk= 20:02, 1 May 2010 (UTC)

Good Article[change source]

It has good information and so that's why I think this article should be a good article. TDKR Chicago (talk) 6:34, 27 September 2012 (UTC).

Eptalon's VGA review[change source]

General[change source]

  • Red-links need fixing
  • Find sources for the {{fact}} templates

Life section[change source]

  • Can we get something like a "path"; at the moment, some of it reads like an accumulation of unrelated facts.
  • I am unsure whether his parent's should get a link; I have definitely heard his mother's name...
  • Sentences like "When he was young, V.H. fell in love." are very nice, but do not contain much info; reformulate (with the next sentence)...
  • Small numbers that are part of text, should be written as words; esp. true for numbers below about 20-25...

Writings[change source]

  • Simplicity: is thereafter a simple word? - I don't know
  • The sentence: Le dernier jour du condamné injustice, Les Misérables is too long; ideally, there is one idea per sentence; break it up into many sentences
  • The effect of the novel Notre-Dame de Paris probably needs a source; the same applies to the critics of Fantine...

Will comment on the rest of the article, if needed; however this still looks like a lot of work...--Eptalon (talk) 23:48, 29 September 2012 (UTC)

overlong, and too much copied[change source]

The article is long and too much copied from En wiki. The length of the on-line refs and further reading is just ridiculous. By listing everything, a reader does not know where to look. It is typical of the unhelpful academic approach caused by copying the worst habits of En wiki. Macdonald-ross (talk) 13:27, 23 November 2015 (UTC)