Temporal Interpretation Discourse Relations and Common Sense Entailment

@inproceedings{LascaridesyHuman1993TemporalID,
  title={Temporal Interpretation Discourse Relations and Common Sense Entailment},
  author={Alex LascaridesyHuman},
  year={1993}
}
  • Alex LascaridesyHuman
  • Published 1993
This paper presents a formal account of how to determine the discourse relations between propositions introduced in a text and the relations between the events they describe The distinct natural interpretations of texts with similar syntax are explained in terms of defeasible rules These characterise the e ects of causal knowledge and knowledge of language use on interpretation Patterns of defeasible entailment that are supported by the logic in which the theory is expressed are shown to… CONTINUE READING
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