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The Pakistan Journal of Languages and Translation Studies (PJLTS) is an annual peer reviewed publication ofthe University of Gujrat, Pakistan, and its Centre for Languages and Translation Studies dedicated to providean independent and trans-disciplinary forum for discourse on issues in Translation and related disciplines. Itdeals  with  the   rising questions  in   theoretical  and   practical  translation  and  their social  significance  in theenrichment of national cultures of Pakistan. The trans-disciplinary nature of Translation Studies encouragesresearchers from fields like Art and History of Translation and its applications to various fields of knowledgeand human endeavour, Linguistics, Language Learning, Comparative Literature, Literary History and Theory,Computational Linguistics, Machine Translation and Localization. We welcome research articles, empiricalreports, reviews from the authors interested in any of these areas.

Paper Submission and Selection:The   PJLTS   is   interested   in   the   articles   on   emergent   and   challenging   issues.  All   submitted   papers   areacknowledged quickly and reviewed as rapidly as possible. They are initially scrutinized by the Editors whodecide whether they meet certain basic standards with respect to, for example, length, presentation, clarity andlevel of scholarship. Those papers that pass this initial scrutiny are sent out to referees who are carefullyselected on the basis of their expertise. Once suitable referees are identified, they are normally requested toreply within a month. We follow double-blind peer-review system; the reviewers’ identities remain anonymousto authors. The review process may take four to five weeks.

Authors may contact the Editors at any time for information on the status of their papers. Submissionof an article implies that the work described has not been published previously (except in the form of anabstract or as part of a published lecture or an academic thesis); it is not under consideration for publicationelsewhere; its publication is approved by all authors and tacitly or explicitly by the responsible authorities where the work was carried out; and, if accepted, it will not be published elsewhere in the same form, inEnglish or in any other language, without the written consent of the Editors. The Editors reserve the right toedit or otherwise alter all contributions. Manuscripts should be submitted electronically in MS-Word formatto: PJLTS  pjlts@uog.edu.pkR- Block, Hafiz Hayat Campus, Ph: 0300-6550455/g.ali@uog.edu.pkWeb: http://www.uog.edu.pk

 Deadline for paper submission: April 30, 2017

EditorsPakistan Journal of Languages and Translation Studies

Dr. Ghulam Ali   g.ali@uog.edu.pk

Dr. Riaz Ahmed Mangrio     riaz.mangrio@uog.edu.pk

Call: +92-53-3643408; Ext 208, 158

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