Call for articles- deadline extended


Linguistic Society of Nepal (LSN)   invites articles in prescribed format for the upcoming (31st) volume of its annual journal, Nepalese Linguistics from those scholars who presented their paper/s at 36th annual conference of LSN.  Submitted articles will be reviewed and contributors will be notified for further correction. Please note that articles received after deadline will not be entertained.

Article’s format

  1. Abstract: Maximum 50  words) (italics)
  2. Keywords: Maximum 5 words
  3. Maximum number of pages: 10
  4. Minimum number of pages: 4
  5. Column: Double
  6. Page size : 18 cm × 24 cm
  7. Orientation: Portrait
  8. Margins: 1.5 cm in all sides
  9. Line spacing: Single
  10. Column spacing:  0.7 cm
  11. Paragraph spacing: 6 point before and 0 point after; but no paragraph space between the lines in the same example (including gloss, and free translation). Please note that each example will be considered as a paragraph.
  12. Header and Footer: Must be within 1.5 cm margin
  13. Fonts: Times New Roman (10 point) for description
  14. Data from other than English need to be in International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) Unicode (9 point).
  15. Reference style: Linguistic Society of America (LSA) style sheet
  16. Headings and subheadings need to be numbered (in decimal like 1, 1.1, 1.2, 1.2.1 etc.) and example data must be numbered (in brackets such as (1), (2), (3).
  17. If other scripts are necessary (on orthography, dictionary, etc.), please use the fonts compatible with Unicode.
  18. Leipzig Glossing Rules (LGR) will be basic guidelines for glossing.
  19. You are requested to submit both DOC/DOCX and PDF files.

We request you to submit your article at: before 15th of September 2016.

Thank you very much in advance for your support and cooperation.

Editorial Board

 Chief Editor
Bhim Lal Gautam



Dr Netra Prasad Paudyal

Dr Narayan Prasad Sharma