Instructions for Authors

The following instructions are adapted from NAACL HLT 2009.

Formatting Guidelines

All submissions must be electronic in PDF and must follow the two-column format of ACL proceedings. Authors are strongly recommended to use the style files provided here, using the A4 format. The maximum length of a manuscript is eight (8) pages of content and one (1) additional page of references for long papers, four (4) pages for short papers. The page limits have to be strictly observed. All camera-ready manuscripts should look like the sample PDF file below, which also contains detailed formatting requirements. You should of course contact us, either Nigel Collier ( or Dietrich Rebholz-Schuhmann (, if you have any questions regarding the formatting issues, and not the persons mentioned in the files below.


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