Screening for Plagiarism

In publishing, Lingual: Journal of Language and Culture strongly against any case of plagiarism on its own merits. Lingual: Journal of Language and Culture commits to deterring plagiarism, including self-plagiarism.

The authors should ensure that they have written entirely original works, and if the authors have used the work and/or words of others that this has been appropriately cited or quoted. Papers found with such problems are automatically rejected and authors are so advised. Significant parts of the work have not been published. The author also respects entirely Author Guidelines of Lingual: Journal of Language and Culture regarding any redundant, duplicate or fraudulent publication.

Before the author submits a manuscript to Lingual: Journal of Language and Culture, please check it first using plagiarism checker. When submitting a published article for an originality check, Lingual: Journal of Language and Culture recommends using Turnitin Plagiarism Scanner from It is totally free and easy to use step-by-step process. The similarity rate allowed in the Lingual: Journal of Language and Culture is a maximum of 25 percent. Before using turnitin for the first time, we highly recommend that the author reads the instruction to use this plagiarism detector.

*Please notice that Lingual does not affiliate with Plagiarism Scanner.