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Delay for deleting answers after being advised of need for improvement (re: "...my approach to school")?

As a general rule, I would recommend giving someone time to edit. My usual rule of thumb would be something like a day for a site like this. I don't feel it is particularly fair to not give someone ...
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Delay for deleting answers after being advised of need for improvement (re: "...my approach to school")?

I'll begin by noting that deletion is not permanent. Answers can be undeleted (flag as "other" to attract attention, if necessary). With that in mind, a delay in deleting is more a courtesy than ...
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Delay for deleting answers after being advised of need for improvement (re: "...my approach to school")?

First, Hot Network Questions are moderated more closely than the average question. Because so many new users come by, a wrong impression of the site can be quickly gained from leaving argumentative or ...
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Delay for deleting answers after being advised of need for improvement (re: "...my approach to school")?

I think there are two unconnected things here: If your question is put on hold you can still edit it. In fact in circumstances like this, that is exactly what you should do. If those edits improve ...
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