RESEARCH IN SEMANTIC STRUCTURE
THOMPSON RAMO WOOLDRIDGE INC CANOGA PARK CA
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The semantic classification revealed by predication-typing does not coincide with the formal grammatical division into word classes. Function words--such as conjunctions and prepositions--when viewed in the light of predication typing turn out to have significant elements of meaning in common with content words--such as certain verbs and nouns. An example of this is the semantic spectra of the function word from and the content word result shown on the handout.