Computational Linguistics & Phonetics Computational Linguistics & Phonetics Fachrichtung 4.7 Universität des Saarlandes

Einführung in die Pragmatik und Diskurs

Manfred Pinkal
Caroline Sporleder
Magdalena Wolska


  • Common ground. Context. Pragmatic inferences.
  • Reference. Discourse model. Givenness and familiarity. Salience. Anaphoric reference, coreference and bridging. Anaphora resolution. Generation of referring expressions.
  • Conversational Implicatures. Gricean cooperative principle and maxims of conversation.
  • Presuppositions. Semantic and pragmatic theories. Presupposition projection.
  • Information structure.
  • Discourse coherence. Discourse relations.
  • Speech acts (conversation acts). Grounding and grounding acts.
  • Conversation structure analysis. Dialogue modeling.