Accession Number:

ADA149565

Title:

Research on Knowledge Delivery.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 15 Aug 79-14 Aug 84,

Corporate Author:

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA MARINA DEL REY INFORMATION SCIENCES INST

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

The general practical goal of this work is to enable computers to express information in appropriate, easily read, multiparagraph English text. This report describes the progress of the Knowledge Delivery project toward that goal, focusing on three tactical areas computer grammars of English for text generation, control structures for text generation, and the description and construction of discourse structures. The projects accomplishments in these three areas are expressed in the Nigel grammar, the Penman system, and the Rhetorical Structure theory, respectively. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Linguistics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE