Applying automated deduction to natural language understanding

@article{Bos2009ApplyingAD,
  title={Applying automated deduction to natural language understanding},
  author={Johan Bos},
  journal={J. Applied Logic},
  year={2009},
  volume={7},
  pages={100-112}
}
Very few natural language understanding applications employ methods from automated deduction. This is mainly because (i) a high level of interdisciplinary knowledge is required, (ii) there is a huge gap between formal semantic theory and practical implementation, and (iii) statistical rather than symbolic approaches dominate the current trends in natural language processing. Moreover, abduction rather than deduction is generally viewed as a promising way to apply reasoning in natural language… CONTINUE READING
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