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FeaturesPerspectives on a Key Notion in Linguistics$
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Anna Kibort and Greville G. Corbett

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9780199577743

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199577743.001.0001

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Features and computational semantics

Features and computational semantics

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(p.221) 9 Features and computational semantics
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Features
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Ann Copestake

Dan Flickinger

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199577743.003.0009

Approaches to compositional semantics for broad‐coverage computational grammars must be compatible with resource and processing limitations. This affects the feature architecture, in particular the interaction between the use of features in syntax and morphology and their potential semantic interpretation. We discuss these issues with respect to the DELPH‐IN grammars, using English morphological plurals as an example.

Keywords:   computational linguistics, semantics, grammar engineering, morphosyntactic features, plurality

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