Lexical Semantics: The Problem of Polysemy

By James Pustejovsky; Branimir Boguraev | Go to book overview

Index
Abelson 72
accomplishment 141
achievement 71, 98, 141, 155
adjectival modification 5, 32, 50, 138
adjectival premodification 31
agentive role 78, 143
agitation verbs 202
Alshawi18, 72
Anick135
animal grinding 3, 6, 7, 39-40
Apresjan 16, 118
argument structure 16, 17, 134, 135, 150
Aristotle82
Aronoff56, 58
Asher1, 3, 5, 7, 11, 12, 70, 74, 76, 77, 78, 80, 81, 89, 94, 167, 172, 174, 183, 184, 186-7, 196-7, 198-9, 202
aspectual coercion 133, 139-42, 148
aspectual predicates 10, 134, 139-40, 141-2
aspectual verbs 147, 205
Atkins16, 17, 46, 119
Aurnague166, 177, 205
background 78, 79-81, 197
background location 169-71
Baker17
Bar Rule 93-5, 98
Bauer56, 57, 60
Beierle149
Bewegungsverben201
Bierwisch65
Blackburn 78, 82
blocking 43, 60
Boguraev2, 5, 72, 134, 150
Bolinger56
Boons168, 182, 200, 203
Borillo167
Bouillon4, 5, 10
Bras197
Bresnan85
Briscoe4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 15, 16, 17, 26, 32, 33, 35, 36, 39, 42, 52, 56, 60, 61, 77, 81, 83, 85, 90, 104, 120, 134
broadening 18, 19, 34-6
Buitelaar158
Busa 11, 140, 147, 148
Carpenter 7, 19, 81
causative 17, 92, 138, 148, 157
change of location 168-71, 175, 178, 181
change of position 169-71
change of posture 169-71, 198
Charniak72
Chomsky157
Church 57
Clark117
Clarke166, 177
co-composition 6, 12, 18, 37-8
co-predication test 53-6
co-predications 37, 48-50, 55
coercion 7, 10, 52, 120, 133, 135, 148, 157
Commonsense Entailment (CE) 77, 186
complementary ambiguity 2, 3, 6
complex types 27, 54, 121
Consequence 79-81, 99, 102
constituent salient location (CSL) 196
constraints 8, 20, 25, 119
constraint propagation 61
constraint resolution 28
constructional polysemy 6, 7, 15, 18, 30, 31, 36-7, 42, 44, 48-50, 53, 55, 61
contact 84, 177
contact-transit 177, 178
contextual expressions 18, 111
contrastive ambiguity 2, 3, 6
control 4, 11, 142, 143, 145-6, 148
Cooper52
coordination 48, 50
Copestake 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 15, 16, 17, 19, 21, 22, 23, 24, 26, 32, 36, 61, 78, 81, 83, 85, 104, 120, 134
Cruse16, 47, 48, 53, 58
Daelemans5, 88
Dahlgren70
Davidson167
default inheritance 5, 21, 23
default unification 19, 23
defeasible knowledge 7, 79
Defeasible Modus Ponens 80-1
Defeasible Version of Locative Push 85-9
deferred indexical reference 111
deferred ostension 111

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents v
  • Introduction: Lexical Semantics in Context 1
  • References 13
  • Semi-Productive Polysemy and Sense Extension 15
  • 1: Introduction 19
  • Notes 62
  • References 65
  • Lexical Disambiguation in a Discourse Context 69
  • 1: Introduction 69
  • Acknowledgements 104
  • Notes 105
  • References 106
  • Transfers of Meaning 109
  • Abstract 109
  • Acknowledgements 128
  • Notes 128
  • References 132
  • Aspectual Coercion and Logical Polysemy 133
  • Notes 158
  • Notes 158
  • Notes 160
  • A Typology and Discourse Semantics for Motion Verbs and Spatial Pps in French 163
  • Abstract 163
  • Notes 206
  • References 208
  • Index 211
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