Submission Preparation ChecklistAs part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
- The submission has not been previously published, nor is it submitted to another journal for consideration (unless an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
- The author guarantees that the submitted article will not be submitted elsewhere until the review process has been completed in this journal.
- All co-authors have agreed to this submission.
- If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.
- We accept submissions even when the author has made a pre-submission version of the article available in some repository (eg., LingBuzz). However, the author acknowledges that having a preprint publicly available means that the journal cannot guarantee the anonymity of the author during the review process, even if they anonymise the submitted files.
- If the paper is built over a data set coming from fieldwork or from a corpus, and not all data used in the research are contained in the article, the author has added as supplementary material the file with the data set, so that reviewers consider them during the reviewing process.
- The author guarantees that, if the article is published, the experimental data set used in the research –if any– will made publicly available through a certified data repository platform such as Trolling (cf. https://dataverse.no/dataverse/trolling/), The Language Archive (https://www.re3data.org/repository/r3d100010383) or Fedora Commons ( https://www.re3data.org/repository/r3d100010384)
- The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
- The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
- Where available, DOIs or URLs for the references have been provided.
- Copy-right issues in materials used have been cleared.
Articles on the monographic topic
In this section we accept papers of up to 70 pages on the issue that has been singled out as the main topic of the current volume in the announcement section.
In this section, we accept papers of between 10 and 70 pages on any issue related to the grammar of contemporary Spanish in any of its varieties.
In this section we accept papers of up to 10 pages on any topic of the grammar of contemporary Spanish in any of its varieties.
Remarks and replies
The journal also accepts papers that argue againts previous articles appeared in it, or point out possible extensions of the analysis, other data that were overlooked, etc. Replies should be short and cannot exceed 8 pages.
Puentes entre trincheras / Bridges across trenches
This section publishes constructive debates between two recognised scholars on one issue, using the format of proposal-reply. The topic of the debate and the scholars involved in the debate are preapproved by the Editorial Board, and the published articles are editorially reviewed.
Authors participating in the debate are allowed as many replies as they want within the same volume, and the journal is open to continue the debate across volumes. All replies are published sequentially.
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- Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work (See The Effect of Open Access).
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