Accession Number:

ADA159233

Title:

Deterministic Parsing and Linguistic Explanation. Revision,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

36.0

Abstract:

Contents This article summarizes and extends recent results linking deterministic parsing to observed locality principles in syntax. It also argues that grammatical theories based on explicit phrase structure rules are unlikely to provide comparable explanations of why natural languages are built the way they are. Originator-supplied keywords Natural language processing Parsing Cognitive modeling.

Subject Categories:

  • Linguistics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE