An experimental study of the pragmatic influence on the interpretation of multi-quantifier sentences

@inproceedings{Szymanik2013AnES,
  title={An experimental study of the pragmatic influence on the interpretation of multi-quantifier sentences},
  author={Jakub Szymanik and Livio Robaldo and Ben Meijering},
  year={2013}
}
The interpretations of multi-quantifier sentences are constantly puzzling. One of the important questions is how subjects identify witness sets for quantifiers. A standard answer is that the reading of a sentence is computed from the cardinality of all relevant items, so-called ‘global interpretation’ (see, e.g., Schein, 1993). However, recently it has… CONTINUE READING