Founded in 1983 as Jurnal Bahasa Moden, The Journal of Modern Languages (JML) is now an international peer-reviewed, open access journal published by the Faculty of Languages and Linguistics at Universiti Malaya in Malaysia. It is devoted to publishing manuscripts that contribute to current understandings of central issues in the broad field of language studies. JML encourages interdisciplinary approaches to language research and acts as a reference for those interested in modern language studies.

Focus and Scope: JML welcomes papers in (but not restricted to) the following areas:

  • Applied Linguistics (preferably beyond language learning and teaching)
  • Corpus Linguistics
  • Descriptive Linguistics
  • Discourse Studies
  • Phonetics and Phonology
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Translation and Interpretation Studies


Print ISSN: 1675-526X

Online ISSN: 2462-1986

Frequency: Twice a year

Page charges: None

Publisher: University of Malaya

Publication type: Online

Vol. 34 No. 1 (2024): Journal of Modern Languages

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