From word to sentence: A pregroup analysis of the object pronoun who ( M ) [Book Review]

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We explore a computational algebraic approach to grammar via pregroups, that is, partially ordered monoids in which each element has both a left and a right adjoint. Grammatical judgements are formed with the help of calculations on types. These are elements of the free pregroup generated by a partially ordered set of basic types, which are assigned to words, here of English. We concentrate on the object pronoun who(m)
Keywords Computational algebraic grammar via pregroups
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DOI 10.1007/s10849-006-9035-9
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