About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Forum for Linguistic Studies (FLS) is an international, peer-reviewed journal published by Academic Publishing Pte. Ltd. FLS aims at publishing the latest research results in general and applied linguistics as well as philosophy of language. The journal caters to a comprehensive audience, ranging from language researchers, linguists, teachers, educationalists, practitioners, and those with a general interest in language and linguistics.

FLS aims to encourage the free exchange of information between researchers by being a forum for constructive discussion and debate of issues in both theoretical and applied research.

FLS welcomes submissions in the form of original articles, review articles, book reviews, editorials, commentaries, letters, perspectives, reports, etc. Papers based on the findings of corpus or experiment-oriented research are particularly welcomed.

Examples of relevant topics are:

  1. Phonology
  2. Syntax
  3. Semantics
  4. Pragmatics
  5. Cognitive-functional linguistic topics
  6. Dialogic studies
  7. Language teaching/acquisition/policy
  8. Philosophy of language
  9. Linguistic landscape
  10. Systemic functional linguistics
  11. Discourse analysis


ISSN: 2705-0602 (Online); 2705-0602 (Online)

Journal Abbreviation: Forum Linguist. Stud.

Publication Frequency: Quarterly

Indexing and Abstract:


National Library Board of Singapore 

CNKI Scholar

PKP Index





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