Submission Guidelines

Procedure for Submitting Manuscripts

Authors should submit their manuscripts online via "Submit a Manuscript" link on the homepage of the journal. Manuscripts are accepted only in Word format. First-time users must create an account first.

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Manuscript Preparation

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Notes and References

Reference Styles

Our preferred style for referencing is based on the Harvard style. Please ensure that it is consistent throughout the notes, references and bibliography. Examples are given below:

Journal Articles

Halliday, M. A. K. (1961). Categories of the theory of grammar. Word, 17(2), 241–292. DOI (If available)


Pike, K. L. (1967). Language in Relation to a Unified Theory of the Structure of Human Behaviour. The Hague: Mouton.
Makkai, A. and Lockwood, D. G. (1973). Stratificational Linguistics: A Reader. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press.

Chapter in Book

Veltman, R. (1982). Comparison and intensification: an ideal but problematic domain for systematic functional theory, in J. Benson and W. Greaves (eds), Systematic Perspectives on Discourse (pp. 15–32). Norwood, NJ: Ablex,

Conference papers

Gouadec, D. (2001). Training translators: certainties, uncertainties, dilemmas, in B. Maia, J. Haller and M. Ulrych, (eds.) Training the language services provider for the new millennium: proceedings of the III Encontros de Tradução de Astra-FLUP, Universidade do Porto, 17 March. Porto: Universidade do Porto, 31-41.


Web document:

Department of Industry, Tourism and Resources (2006). Being Prepared for an Influenza Pandemic: a Kit for Small Businesses, Government of Australia. Available at: (Accessed 28 February 2009).


Byrd, K. (2013) Report on Sufi-Yogi Dialogue. Available at: (Accessed 1 March, 2013).

Dialogos (n.d.) Create inspired futures. Available at: (Accessed 26 March 2013).

(Please use 'n.d.' to indicate that no date for the document or web page is available, both in the in-text citation and in the bibliography.)

NCVO (2013) Budget 2013: NCVO's Response. Available at:'s-response. (Accessed 26 March 2013).


Newton, A. (2007) Newcastle toolkit. Angela Newton blog. 16 January. Available at: (Accessed 23 February 2007).

Newspaper articles

The Independent (1989). Limits to mutual tolerance (editorial), The Independent, 18 February.

Jones, J. (2013.) Life and death in Pompeii and Herculaneum – review, The Guardian, 26 March. Available at: (Accessed 26 March 2013).



Text corpus

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