Accession Number : AD0758679

Title :   A Natural Language System for Experimenting with Semantic Representations Based on the REL English Syntax and a General Purpose Parser in LISP.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Courts,David Paul

Report Date : MAR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 82

Abstract : A system for experimenting with semantic representation is developed. The existing REL System is duscussed and comparisons are made. The proposed system, written in LISP, is described. A method for extending the user's language is developed. Recommendations for further study are presented. Program listings and sample results are included in the appendices. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, ENGLISH LANGUAGE), LINGUISTICS, SYNTAX, SEMANTICS, INSTRUCTION MANUALS, THESES

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE