Referential Chains and the Common Ground

Abstract

In this paper we provide a description for how the iterated speci c use of an inde nite NP can lead to the establishment of referential chains across dialogues and dialogue participants. We describe how they introduce discourse referents, how they are related to the common ground, and how this common ground can be represented by the dialogue participants… (More)

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@inproceedings{Benz2000ReferentialCA, title={Referential Chains and the Common Ground}, author={Anton Benz}, year={2000} }