Semantic Interpretation And The Resolution Of Ambiguity by Graeme HirstSemantic Interpretation And The Resolution Of Ambiguity by Graeme Hirst

Semantic Interpretation And The Resolution Of Ambiguity

byGraeme Hirst

Paperback | March 27, 1992

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In this particularly well written volume Graeme Hirst presents a theoretically motivated foundation for semantic interpretation (conceptual analysis) by computer, and shows how this framework facilitates the resolution of both lexical and syntactic ambiguities.
Title:Semantic Interpretation And The Resolution Of AmbiguityFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:280 pages, 8.98 × 5.98 × 0.63 inShipping dimensions:8.98 × 5.98 × 0.63 inPublished:March 27, 1992Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:052142898X

ISBN - 13:9780521428989


Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Introduction; 2. Semantic interpretation; 3. The Absity semantic interpreter; 4. Lexical disambiguation; 5. Polaroid words; 6. Structural disambiguation; 7. The semantic enquiry desk; 8. Conclusion; 9. Speculations, partially baked ideas, and exercises for the reader; References; Index of names; Index of subjects.

From Our Editors

Semantic interpretation and the resolution of ambiguity presents an important advance in computer understanding of natural language.

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" interesting and enjoyable read....Many of the examples are a delight, and instructive not least because memorable." Computational Linguistics