English Australia Journal : English Australia Journal 27.1
EA Journal Volume 27 No 1 113 Layout • Type in double space on one side of A4 leaving generous margins on all four sides of the page. • Number all pages and name your manuscript clearly. • Paragraphs should not be indented. Leave an extra double space between paragraphs. • Include at the beginning of your manuscript, following the title and by-line, an abstract (150 words maximum) summarising the main points of your article. • Do not use double spacing after full stops. • Points should be made using bullet points rather than numbers. • Use sentence case for titles and authors' names except in references (see notes under References) Quotations • Single marks should be used for short quotations, words used in special senses, etc. Quotations within quotations should be enclosed within double quotation marks. • Short quotations (30 words or less) should be included within your text and should preserve the punctuation and capitalisation of the quoted text: e.g. Littlewood (1984, p. 27) states that ‘There are many instances where it is not possible to decide whether overgeneralisation or transfer is the cause of specific error’. • Longer quotations should be indented at the left, typed in single spacing and separated from the surrounding text by a blank line above and below. References All original sources must be acknowledged. • Direct and indirect references within the text to their works should be followed, • in brackets, by the author, date and, where applicable, page number(s), e.g. (Brumfit, 1984, pp. 39-40). List of references: Names and publication details of works referred to in your • articles should be listed in alphabetical order at the end of your article under the heading References. The following examples, based on APA 6th, illustrate the preferred style for various types of publication: References Graddol, D. (2000). The Future of English. London: The British Council Skutnabb-Kangas, T. (1999). Linguistic Human Rights: Are you naive, or what? TESOL Journal 8(3), 6–1.
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