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A Grammar Writer's Cookbook
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Miriam Butt
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-06-28 - Publisher: Center for the Study of Language and Information Publications

This handbook develops a methodology for writing and testing wide coverage, maintainable grammars. Parallel grammars for English, French, and German using Lexical Functional Grammar (LFG) as a framework are used as an example. Parallel grammars are grammars with similar coverage in different languages which explore how similarly one can treat
The Oxford Reference Guide to Lexical Functional Grammar
Language: en
Pages: 864
Authors: Mary Dalrymple, Louise Mycock
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-10 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This volume is the most comprehensive reference work to date on Lexical Functional Grammar (LFG). The authors provide detailed and extensive coverage of the analysis of syntax, semantics, morphology, prosody, and information structure, and how these aspects of linguistic structure interact in the nontransformational framework of LFG. The book is
Grammatical theory
Language: en
Pages: 877
Authors: Stefan Müller
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Language Science Press

This book introduces formal grammar theories that play a role in current linguistic theorizing (Phrase Structure Grammar, Transformational Grammar/Government & Binding, Generalized Phrase Structure Grammar, Lexical Functional Grammar, Categorial Grammar, Head-​Driven Phrase Structure Grammar, Construction Grammar, Tree Adjoining Grammar). The key assumptions are explained and it is shown how the
Grammatical theory
Language: en
Pages: 880
Authors: Stefan Müller
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-28 - Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

This book introduces formal grammar theories that play a role in current linguistic theorizing (Phrase Structure Grammar, Transformational Grammar/Government & Binding, Generalized Phrase Structure Grammar, Lexical Functional Grammar, Categorial Grammar, Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar, Construction Grammar, Tree Adjoining Grammar). The key assumptions are explained and it is shown how the
Lexical Functional Grammar
Language: en
Pages: 486
Authors: Mary Dalrymple
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-08-08 - Publisher: BRILL

Presents an overview and introduction to Lexical Functional Grammar (LFG), a theory of the content and representation of different aspects of linguistic structure and the relations that hold between them. This book also presents a theory of semantics and the syntax-semantics interface.