Je suis un utilisateur italien de Wikipedia. La premiére fois que j’ai connu Wikipedia c’etait en oktobre 2003, mais je suis régistré depuis avril 2007. Maintenant je fais des petits travails avec la Wikipedia italienne (traduction sourtout) et je reordonne aussi certains artikles italiens.
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