By Chris Cummins
options arbitrarily but in addition doesn't constantly persist with any easy rule. The hearer is not only in what has been acknowledged but in addition in any longer inferences that may be drawn.
Chris Cummins deals a collection of standards that separately impression the speaker's selection of expression. the method of selecting what to claim is then handled as an issue of a number of constraint pride. This method allows a number of varied issues, drawn from ideas of semantics, philosophy, psycholinguistics and the psychology of quantity, at the same time to be built-in inside a unmarried coherent account. This constraint-based version bargains novel predictions approximately utilization and
interpretation which are borne out experimentally and in corpus learn. It additionally explains challenging info in numerical quantification that experience formerly been dealt with by means of extra stipulative capability, and provides a possible line of assault for addressing the matter of the speaker's selection in additional general
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Constraints on Numerical Expressions (Oxford Studies in Semantics and Pragmatics) by Chris Cummins