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

Syntactic Theory

Vorlesung: Computerlinguistik, M.Sc.

Vorlesung:
Leitung: Yi Zhang, Antske Fokkens
Ort: Geb. C7.2 Seminarraum
Zeit: Tu 16 - 18 o'clock
Beginn: 15th of October (Thursday slot)
Geeignet für: M.Sc.

Übung:
Leitung: Yi Zhang, Antske Fokkens
Ort: Geb. C7.2 Seminarraum
Zeit: Th 14 - 16 o'clock
Beginn: 15th of October

In this series of lectures, we discuss several syntactic theories. The following topics will be discussed:

  • A global overview of syntactic theory, and the Chomskyan tradition
  • Dependency Grammars
  • Tree Adjoining Grammar (TAG)
  • Lexical Functional Grammar (LFG)
  • Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar (HPSG)
We mainly focus on LFG and HPSG.

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Literatur
See last year's web page of the course (a new web page will be made shortly).

Bemerkungen/Voraussetzungen
some previous knowledge in grammar formalisms desirable, but not required

Scheine
Exam at the end of the semester.

Stellung im Studienplan
Core course, obligatory for specialization Computational Linguistics;
standard time slot 1st semester. Area L.

Leistungspunkte
6 CP