Author Guideline

General Author Guideline

All manuscripts must be submitted to JPBL: JURNAL PENDIDIKAN BAHASA, SASTRA DAN LINGUISTIK Editorial Office by Online Submission at E-Journal 

Where author register as Author and/or offered as Reviewer by online. If authors have any problems on the online submission,

Manuscript must be written in English at least 10 pages and 13 pages of maximum including picture, table, and diagram. The manuscript should be written based on the JPBL: JURNAL PENDIDIKAN BAHASA, SASTRA DAN LINGUISTIK format.

Manuscript Template

Manuscript should be prepared according to the following author guidelines

Reviewing Manuscript

Every submitted paper is independently reviewed by reviewer. The decision for publication, amendment, or rejection is based upon their reports/recommendation. If the reviewer consider a manuscript unsuitable for publication in this journal, a statement explaining the basis for the decision will be sent to the authors within three months of the submission date.

Revision Manuscript

Manuscripts sent back to the author for revision should be returned to the editor without delay. Revised manuscripts can be sent to editorial office through the Online Submission Interface. The revised manuscripts returned later than three months will be considered as new submissions.

Editorial Office 

Gumarpi Rahis Pasaribu, M.Pd (Editor in Chief)

Email and phone: /082272265112


Manuscript Preparation Guideline

All manuscript submitted intoPEBSAS :Pendidikan Bahasa dan Sastra is checked and decided by the Editor. The manuscript which is not appropriate with the PEBSAS :Pendidikan Bahasa dan Sastra format will be rejected. The manuscript which is appropriate with PEBSAS :Pendidikan Bahasa dan Sastra format will be accepted and confirmed through email by Editor.

Manuscript Format

The manuscript which is submitted into JPBL: JURNAL PENDIDIKAN BAHASA, SASTRA DAN LINGUISTIK  should contain at least with 10-13 pages with format like:


Manuscript Title

  • 14 pt Times New Roman
  • Bold
  • Centered

Author Detail

  • Name (10 pt Times New Roman, Centered, Bold)
  • Affiliation (10 pt Times New Roman, Centered)
  • Email (10 pt Times New Roman, Centered, italic)

Abstract and Keywords

The abstract should be written in one paragraph and should be not more than 250 words. Times New Roman, font size 10, single spacing. Follow the following pattern: General statement about the importance of the topic, gap in literature or discrepancies between theories and practices, purpose of study, method, main findings, and result. Abstracts are made in 2 languages, English and Indonesian

  • Heading (10 pt Times New Roman, Bold, Align Left)
  • Body (10 pt Times New Roman, justify, spacing 1.0pt)
  • Keyword (10 pt Times New Roman, Bold, Align Left)


In Introduction, Authors should state the objectives of the work at the end of introduction section. Before the objective, Authors should provide an adequate background, and theoretical frameworks which are used in order to discuss the problems as the objective of the research to show which is the best of previous researches, to show the main limitation of the previous researches, to show what do you hope to achieve (to solve the limitation), and to show the scientific merit or novelties of the paper. Avoid a detailed literature survey or a summary of the results. The article should be between 10-13 pages, single spaced, 11 point Times New Roman font, excluding references and appendices. Use no indent for the first paragraphs and do not leave a space between paragraphs. The following paragraphs is indented first line 0.5cm.

  • Heading/1.INTRODUCTION, (12 pt Times New Roman, Bold, Align Left)
  • Body (12 pt Times New Roman, justify, single spacing


In Methods, Authors should state the methods which used in the research by very short literature survey in order to record the existing solutions/method.

  • Heading/1.METHOD, (12 pt Times New Roman, Bold, Align Left)
  • Body (12 pt Times New Roman, justify, single spacing pt)

Result and Discussion

Results should be clear and concise. In the Discussion, it is the most important of your article. Make the discussion correspond with the finding but do not reiterate the discussion.

  • Heading/1.RESULT AND DISCUSSION, (12 pt Times New Roman, Bold, Align Left)
  • Body (12 pt Times New Roman, justify, single spacing


Conclusions should answer the objectives of the research. Tells how your work advances the field from the present state of knowledge. Without clear Conclusions, reviewers and readers will find it difficult to judge the work.

  • Heading/1.CONCLUSION, (12 pt Times New Roman, Bold, Align Left)
  • Body (12 pt Times New Roman, justify, single spacing


  • Use APA (American Psychological Association) Style for of the reference.
  • 10 pt Times New Roman, spacing 1.0, Hanging 1cm
  • Example:
  • For Journal: Last Name, First Name. (Years). Title of Research. Name of Journal. (Volume) Number. Pages. Doi/link
  • For Book: Last Name, First Name. (Years). Name of Book. City: Publisher
  • We Suggest to Used Reference Manager like Mendeley, Zotero, End Note, etc to facilitate you in citation