Partners in Language Development
SIL serves language communities worldwide, building their capacity for sustainable language development,
by means of research, translation, training and materials development.
Mother-tongue literacy programs
SIL fieldworkers partner with community members to develop mother-tongue literacy programs that train local literacy workers and promote the mother tongue in formal and informal education settings.
An Eastern Nilotic language spoken in Southern Sudan, Toposa is highly inflectional and derivational, with a basic verb-subject-object word order. This 213-page book, both data-oriented and theoretical, is valuable for students of syntactic theory, language typology and discourse.