Processing Metonymy and Metaphor

Processing Metonymy and Metaphor

by Dan Fass
     
 

ISBN-10: 1567502326

ISBN-13: 9781567502329

Pub. Date: 12/16/1997

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

provides good answers to the expectations it title raisesthe book provides far more than just an approach for processing two tropes: the whole methods gives a way to distinguish diifferent tropes and literal language, to process meaning representations, and to resolve lexical ambiguity. —Computational Linguistics

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provides good answers to the expectations it title raisesthe book provides far more than just an approach for processing two tropes: the whole methods gives a way to distinguish diifferent tropes and literal language, to process meaning representations, and to resolve lexical ambiguity. —Computational Linguistics

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781567502329
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/16/1997
Series:
Artificial Intelligence Series
Pages:
514
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.03(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Introduction

What is Non-Literal Language?

What are Metaphor and Metonymy?

Language Model, Collative Semantics and meta5 Program

The Representation of Lexical Ambiguity

The Discrimination of Semantic Relations

The Representation of Semantic Relations

The Resolution of Lexical Ambiguity

Processing Issues

Extensions

Related Work

Discussion and Conclusions

References

Appendices

Author Index

Subject Index

Index of Metaphor types with examples. Index of Metonymy types with examples

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