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By Michael Levison,Greg Lessard,Craig Thomas,Matthew Donald

ISBN-10: 1441162534

ISBN-13: 9781441162533

This quantity incorporates a specific, certain and transparent semantic formalism designed to permit non-programmers similar to linguists and literary experts to symbolize components of which means which they have to take care of of their examine and educating. whilst, via its foundation in a sensible programming paradigm, it keeps enough formal precision to help computational implementation.

The formalism is designed to symbolize that means as stumbled on at a number of degrees, together with uncomplicated semantic devices and relatives, observe which means, sentence-level phenomena, and text-level which means. by means of drawing on primary ideas of software layout, the proposed formalism is either effortless to learn and regulate but sufficiently strong to permit for the illustration of advanced semantic phenomena.

In this monograph, the authors introduce the formalism and exhibit its simple constitution, use it on the research of the semantics of a number of linguistic phenomena in either English and French, and use it to symbolize the semantics of a number of texts starting from unmarried sentences, to textual excepts, to a whole story.

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