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How do I ask a good question about the meaning of a passage?

I'm having trouble understanding a passage in a book I'm reading. How do I ask a good question about it on Literature Stack Exchange? What information do I need to include to help people find the ...
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What are some common reasons that people downvote?

Note: This is partially a follow-up to this Meta post. It is also inspired by for Stack Overflow, which features explanations of common downvote reasons and tips on how to ...
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How can I write good interpretation or meaning answers?

I found a question about the interpretation or meaning of a text that I want to answer. I've noticed that such answers, in many ways, a lot harder to write compared to answers on other Stack Exchange ...
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