A survey of adaptable grammars

  title={A survey of adaptable grammars},
  author={Henning Christiansen},
  journal={SIGPLAN Notices},
This paper is a comment on two recent contributions to Sigplan Notices. In his paper, "The static semantics file", no. 25/4, Brian Meek discusses the relevance of the notion of "static semantics". The relation between a variable's declaration and the restrictions on its use, for example, is usually classified as static semantics. Meek finds the designation rather misleading since it is applied for concepts concerned with context-dependent syntax. The term "semantics" should properly only be… CONTINUE READING
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