Inquisitive Semantics: A New Notion of Meaning

@article{Ciardelli2013InquisitiveSA,
  title={Inquisitive Semantics: A New Notion of Meaning},
  author={Ivano Ciardelli and J. Groenendijk and F. Roelofsen},
  journal={Lang. Linguistics Compass},
  year={2013},
  volume={7},
  pages={459-476}
}
This paper presents a notion of meaning that captures both informative and inquisitive content, which forms the cornerstone of inquisitive semantics. The new notion of meaning is explained and motivated in detail, and compared to previous inquisitive notions of meaning. 
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