Communities developing resources and competencies for using their languages
Foundational understanding for language development work of all kinds
Publications, fonts and computer tools for language development, translation and research
SIL offers training in disciplines relevant to sustainable language development.
7,099 languages are spoken or signed. CLICK for map of world languages & regional websites.
SIL's dedication to language development past and present
1. A Critical Evaluation of Some New ESL Methods (Thomas Scovel)
2. Language Testing: Where to from Here? (John W. Oller, Jr.)
3. Applied Linguistics: The Use of Linguistics in ESL (Christian Bratt Paulston)