Without wanting to repeat myself too much – I brought up this issue on MSO a while ago: Extending the “Why are some questions closed?” section in the FAQ
One of the points I wanted to include was:
Once you edited the question accordingly, you may use the "flag" link to inform a moderator about your changes.
Do not post the question again. ...
With the current wording, and the “I would like others to explain __ to me” separated from the list, it's not as obvious to users that we accept these kinds of questions as it could be.
It's not like the FAQ is just plain incorrect, as with other issues. It's just that it's more or less hidden further down in the section. And everyone who's ...