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9. Feature-Based Grammars 1
2006-2009 Graham Wilcock
- Lecture notes
- Further reading
An Introduction to Unification-Based Approaches to
Stuart Shieber (1986)
- Practical work
Exercises 1. Write a feature-based grammar for the
present tense of the English verb be with
personal pronoun subjects.
Test it with I am, you are, she is, we are,
Test it with *I is, *you is, *he am, *we am,
*they is, *I are.
Exercises 2. How could you deal with the differences
between English "count nouns" like boy and "mass
nouns" like water in a feature-based grammar?