Expressing discourse dynamics through continuations. (Expression de la dynamique du discours à l'aide de continuations)

  title={Expressing discourse dynamics through continuations. (Expression de la dynamique du discours {\`a} l'aide de continuations)},
  author={Ekaterina Lebedeva},
This thesis develops a theoretical formalism of formal semantics of natural language in the spirit of Montague semantics. The developed framework satisfies the principle of compositionality in a simple and elegant way, by being as parsimonious as possible: completely new formalisms or extensions of existing formalisms with even more complex constructions to fit particular linguistic phenomena have been avoided; instead, the framework handles these linguistic phenomena using only basic and well… CONTINUE READING


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