This is My Title
keywords: these, are, my, keywords
This is the start of the abstract. Note that there‟s a single blank line between this paragraph and
the keywords above. Also note that the first line is not indented, and the text is single-spaced
and left-justified. The title is centered in 14 point bold Times New Roman. The keywords are
centered in 12 point bold Times New Roman. Observe that the word “keyword” is not
The second paragraph is separated from the first by a single blank line. The document is
standard letter size, 8½ x 11, with 1-inch margins on all sides. There is no identifying
information on the document.
Examples are numbered, beginning with (1), and interlinear glosses are aligned using tabs. The
Doulos Sil font is used for IPA characters. Examples are provided in-line.
(1) a. a-skaya ji-jii-ali-hnohehtiisk- ʔi a-ahnika
3A-man REL-1A.AN-MDL-talk.with:INC-EXP 3A-leave:IMM
„The man that I was talking to left.‟
b. - - - ʔi khilo - - ʔi
REL-1B.DL-want:INC-HAB car already someone 3B-buy:CMP-NXP
„The car we want has already been bought.‟
(lit. „The car that we want, someone already bought it.‟)
The abstract does not exceed 750 words, excluding title, keywords, and references, and the
document is no longer than 2 pages. The reference section uses standard LSA-style reference
Word count: 203
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