Selected Resources


Exegetical Summaries
Translator's Notes
Translator's Reference Translation
Semantic and Structural Analyses
Description and Comparison (pdf)

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Biblical Language Studies
Translation principles

Books by SIL Authors

Of interest to all professional translators
Of special interest to Bible translators



Journal of Translation

An online, peer-reviewed journal which features articles reflecting recent trends in translation theory and practice, including but not limited to exegesis, communication, textlinguistics, and cognitive linguistics.

Index of Notes on Translation
This quarterly publication contained helpful articles about translation theory and procedure, various topics relating to translation or exegesis, and book reviews.
Index of the Journal of Translation and Textlinguistics
This periodical was published by SIL for those interested in the impact of Textlinguistics or Discourse Studies on translation.