Aims & Scope


Open Journal of Modern Linguistics (OJML) is an international journal dedicated to the latest advancements in modern linguistics. The goal of this journal is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in different areas of modern linguistics.

All manuscripts must be prepared in English and are subject to a rigorous and fair peer-review process. Generally, accepted papers will appear online within 3 weeks followed by printed hard copy. The journal publishes original papers including but not limited to the following fields:


  • · Applied Linguistics
    Anthropological Linguistics
    Bilingualism
    Biolinguistics
    Computational Linguistics
    Corpus Linguistics
    Cosmic Linguistics
    Discourse Analysis
    Educational Linguistics
    Ethnolinguistics
    Experimental Linguistics
    Forensic Linguistics
    Internet Linguistics
    Language Acquisition
    Language and Technology
    Language Assessment
    Language Assessment and Evaluation
    Language Development
    Language Education
    Language Planning and Policy
    Language Teaching
    Lexicography
    Neurolinguistics
    Pragmatics
    Psycholinguistics
    Second Language Acquisition
    Translation Studies
  • · Theoretical Linguistics
    Clinical Linguistics
    Cognitive Linguistics
    Comparative Linguistics
    Contextual Study
    Descriptive Linguistics
    Developmental Linguistics
    Diachronic Linguistics
    Dialectology
    Etymology
    Evolutionary Linguistics
    Functional Linguistics
    General Linguistics and Microlinguistics
    Generative Linguistics
    Geolinguistics
    Grammatology
    Graphemics
    Graphetics
    Historical Linguistics
    Lexicology
    Linguistic Typology
    Mathematical Linguistics
    Morphology
    Paralinguistics
    Philology
    Phonetics
    Phonology
    Quantitative Linguistics
    Rhetoric
    Semantics
    Sociolinguistics
    Statistical Linguistics
    Stylistics
    Synchronic Linguistics
    Syntax
    Text Linguistics
    Typological Linguistics

  • We are also interested in:
    1) Short Reports—2-5 page papers where an author can present either preliminary data or an idea with theoretical background but has not yet completed the research needed for a complete paper;
    2) Book Reviews—Comments and critiques.