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Concomitant radiotherapy and chemotherapy is superior to radiotherapy alone in the treatment of locally advanced anal cancer: results of a phase III randomized trial of the European Organization for
PURPOSE To investigate the potential gain of the concomitant use of radiotherapy and chemotherapy in improving local control and reducing the need for colostomy, a randomized phase III trial wasExpand
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Inquisitive semantics and pragmatics
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This paper starts with an informal introduction to inquisitive semantics. Expand
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Inquisitive Semantics: A New Notion of Meaning
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This paper presents a notion of meaning that captures both informative and inquisitive content in an integrated way, which forms the cornerstone of interrogisitive semantics. Expand
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Attention! 'Might' in Inquisitive Semantics
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This paper points out that the notion of meaning propounded by inquisitive semantics is not only suited to capture both informative and inquisive content, but also a sentence’s potential to draw attention to certain possibilities. Expand
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Polarity particle responses as a window onto the interpretation of questions and assertions
This article provides an account of the distribution and interpretation of polarity particles in responses, starting with yes and no in English, and then extending the coverage to theirExpand
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Algebraic foundations for the semantic treatment of inquisitive content
  • F. Roelofsen
  • Mathematics, Computer Science
  • Synthese
  • 25 April 2013
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We argue that propositions, in order to embody both informative and inquisitive content in a satisfactory way, should be defined as non-empty, downward closed sets of possibilities, where each possibility in turn is a set of possible worlds. Expand
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Inquisitive Logic
This paper investigates a generalized version of inquisitive semantics. A complete axiomatization of the associated logic is established, the connection with intuitionistic logic and severalExpand
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A Uniform Semantics for Declarative and Interrogative Complements
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This paper proposes a semantics for declarative and interrogative complements and for so-called responsive verbs, like know and forget, which embed both kinds of complements. Expand
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Inquisitive dynamic epistemic logic
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We develop an inquisitive dynamic epistemic logic (IDEL), which enriches the standard framework of Dynamic epistemic Logic (DEL), incorporating insights from recent work on inqu isitive semantics. Expand
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Composing alternatives
There is a prominent line of work in natural language semantics, rooted in the work of Hamblin, in which the meaning of a sentence is not taken to be a single proposition, but rather a set ofExpand
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