General guidelines

Department of Linguistics guidelines

  • Glossing linguistic data If you have linguistic data to present in your papers, follow the guidelines set out in the Leipzig Glossing Conventions. This document also provides you with a list of commonly used abbreviations for glossing which you should use if you have no other directions to follow.
  • General formatting and organizational guidelines (creating a list of references, numbering sections and subsections, placing and content of footnotes, document layout, etc.) Writing linguistics papers: General guidelines


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