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SIL Electronic Working Papers 1997-006

PC-PATR implementation of GB syntax

Author  Black, Cheryl A.

This paper documents the current status of a computational implementation of English syntax according to the Government and Binding Theory. The program used is PC-PATR, based on the PATR formalism. Both the relevant GB theory and the details of the implementation are covered in the text. The appendices include sample trees and features and a list of example sentences.

  PC-PATR implementation of GB syntax
Published  1997
Subjects  Computational linguistics
Government-Binding Theory
Keywords  computing; linguistics; syntax; parsing; grammar; Government and Binding (GB); X-bar; PATR; Computational linguistics; Government-Binding Theory