A Corpus-Based Investigation of Definite Description Use

@article{Poesio1998ACI,
  title={A Corpus-Based Investigation of Definite Description Use},
  author={Massimo Poesio and Renata Vieira},
  journal={Computational Linguistics},
  year={1998},
  volume={24},
  pages={183-216}
}
We present the results of a study of definite descriptions use in written texts aimed at assessing the feasibility of annotating corpora with information about definite description interpretation. We ran two experiments, in which subjects were asked to classify the uses of definite descriptions in a corpus of 33 newspaper articles, containing a total of… CONTINUE READING

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