Comparison of Complex Predicates : and , or and more G

  title={Comparison of Complex Predicates : and , or and more G},
  author={Alit and W. S.J. and ASSOON},
Are complex predicates—in particular, negated (e.g., not expensive), conjunctive (e.g., expensive and time consuming) and disjunctive predicates (e.g., tall or bald)—associated with a graded structure, namely a mapping of entities to degrees? On the one hand, most up to date semantic theories of gradability and comparison in natural language disregard this question. On the other hand, contemporary fuzzy logical theories provide compositional rules to construct a degree function for a complex… CONTINUE READING


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