JALDA's Statistics up to the Present

Number of Volumes 8
Number of Issues 15
Number of Articles 161
Number of Contributors 211
Article View 99,304
PDF Download 86,423
View Per Article 616.8
PDF Download Per Article 536.79
Number of Submissions 237
Rejected Submissions 61
Accepted Submissions 111
Acceptance Rate 47
Accept Date (Days) 70
Number of Indexing Databases 12
Number of Reviewers 56


JALDA has been officially recognized as a Scientific Grade B Journal by Iranian Ministry of Science, Research and Technology in 2020

JALDA (previously The Journal of Applied Linguistics and Discourse Analysis) has continued since 2016 as

The Journal of Applied Linguistics and Applied Literature: Dynamics and Advances.

 As part of the Open Access policy, publishing articles in JALDA is free of  charge for authors.


 Click on Guide for Authors or here  to see JALDA's Call for 'Book Reviews'  and  Publishing Your Plenary Speech.


JALDA is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)


    JALDA is


 All submissions to JALDA are checked by iThenticate plagiarism software checker before being processed for peer-review. 

Current Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 1-267 


1. Editorial, Volume 8, Issue 1

Pages 1-2

Bahram Behin


2. JALDA's Interview with Professor Luise von Flotow

Pages 3-7

Luise von Flotow; Reza Yalsharzeh

Research Articles

3. A Cognitive Study of Conceptual Metaphors in English and Persian: Universal or Culture-Specific?

Pages 9-31

Mahmood Hashemian; Razieh Salemi; Aliakbar Jafarpour

4. The Effects of Task Complexity on Input-Driven Uptake of Salient Linguistic Features

Pages 33-49

Mohammad Hossein Yousefi; Farzad Rostami; Davoud Amini

10. Kitchen Sink Drama and Naturalism: Trends of Post-War English Theatre

Pages 139-149

Nazila Heidarzdaegan; Zeynep Kury Yıldız

11. Motivational Determinants of Code-Switching in Iranian EFL Classrooms

Pages 151-173

Shahla Nazeri; Davoud Amini; Farzad Salahshoor

12. Postcolonial Reading of Joseph Conrad’s Lingard Trilogy

Pages 175-198

Ahad Mehrvand; Shiva Talebi Ashtiyani

Keywords Cloud