A Guide to Dynamic Semantics

  title={A Guide to Dynamic Semantics},
  author={Paul Dekker},
In this article we give an introduction to the idea and workings of dynamic semantics. We start with an overview of its historical background and motivation in this introductory section. An in-depth description of a paradigm version of dynamic semantics, Dynamic Predicate Logic, is given in section 2. In section 3 we discuss some applications of the dynamic kind of interpretation to illustrate how it can be taken to neatly account for a vast number of empirical phenomena. In section 4 more… CONTINUE READING