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
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SIL's dedication to language development past and present
Who would have thought that a dictionary could have such an impact on use of Mother Tongue Scriptures? This came from the Americas Group via Eric Kindberg. This should encourage us to keep at it when some of those tasks in which we are involved seem tedious and we don't see a whole lot of payoff from them.—Doris Porter