The Syntactic Process

  title={The Syntactic Process},
  author={Joakim Nivre},
  journal={Computational Linguistics},
The main asset of categorial grammar has traditionally been the close association between syntactic description on the one hand and a transparent and well-founded semantics on the other. Consequently, categorial grammar has primarily been favored by semantically oriented theorists and has arguably played an important role in the development of formal semantics for natural languages (see, for example, Lewis [1970] and Montague [1973]). From the point of view of grammatical theory, however… CONTINUE READING