A structure and meaning based classification of lexical categories.

@article{Aaronson1984ASA,
  title={A structure and meaning based classification of lexical categories.},
  author={D. Aaronson and S Ferres},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  year={1984},
  volume={433},
  pages={21-57}
}
A hierarchical organization for lexical categories is proposed based on the relative contribution of words to the structure and meaning of text. Function words primarily signal the sentential structure while content words primarily convey its meaning. But within these traditional categories, further divisions can be made that have psycholinguistic… CONTINUE READING