American Journal of Linguistics

American Journal of Linguistics is concerned with all branches of linguistics, with preference given to articles of theoretical interest. 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.

ICV 2015: 77.52
Editor-in-chief: Christo Kaftandjiev
p-ISSN: 2326-0750
e-ISSN: 2326-0769


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An Overview of Major Biological and Contextual Factors in Language Acquisition
AnthonyM. Ireri, DanielM. Mukuni, PhilomenaN. Mathuvi, AmosM. Njagi, NjagiI. Karugu
pp. 33-39
DOI: 10.5923/j.linguistics.20120103.03  42895 Views  37346 Downloads
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Why and how the Translator Constantly Makes Decisions about Cultural Meaning
BilalKhalid Khalaf
pp. 1-8
DOI: 10.5923/j.linguistics.20140301.01  33133 Views  27409 Downloads
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Learning English Pronunciation in Comparison with Kazakh Language
A.Sultangubiyeva, R.Avakova, G.Kabdrakhmanova
pp. 33-36
DOI: 10.5923/j.linguistics.20130203.01  29008 Views  15716 Downloads
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An Overview of Politeness Theories: Current Status, Future Orientations
MohsenShahrokhi, FarinazShirani Bidabadi
pp. 17-27
DOI: 10.5923/j.linguistics.20130202.02  63455 Views  12522 Downloads
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Making Nigerian English Pedagogy a Reality
N.H. Onyemelukwe, M.A. Alo
pp. 11-17
DOI: 10.5923/j.linguistics.20150401.02  17049 Views  9873 Downloads
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A Study of the Conversational Features and Discourse Strategies in Select Sermons of Pastor E. A. Adeboye
Pius E. Akhimien, Yetunde Farotimi
pp. 1-8
DOI: 10.5923/j.linguistics.20180601.01  35721 Views  7439 Downloads
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Phatic Communication: How English Native Speakers Create Ties of Union
pp. 9-16
DOI: 10.5923/j.linguistics.20140301.02  33086 Views  7380 Downloads
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Perceptual Learning-Style Preferences of Iranian EFL Learners in Relation to Their Proficiency Level
KamalHeidari Soureshjani, NooshinNaseri
pp. 70-74
DOI: 10.5923/j.linguistics.20120104.01  9535 Views  5911 Downloads
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Doing (in) Justice to Iran's Nuke Activities? A Critical Discourse Analysis of News Reports of Four Western Quality Newspapers
NasserRashidi, AlirezaRasti
pp. 1-9
DOI: 10.5923/j.linguistics.20120101.01  9129 Views  5632 Downloads
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Some Endangered Languages of Ghana
JonasN. Akpanglo-Nartey, RebeccaA. Akpanglo-Nartey
pp. 10-18
DOI: 10.5923/j.linguistics.20120102.01  18548 Views  5607 Downloads
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