Paper: Some Problems Of Word-Formation Within The Framework Of A Generative Grammar

ACL ID C69-5901
Title Some Problems Of Word-Formation Within The Framework Of A Generative Grammar
Venue International Conference on Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1969
Authors

structtre "he is the,r, aker of' F" or "i~e ~,~kes kM% F"oThis ~ene['ation f'~ises many se~,,~itic~l objections becat~se the as"t;~los is not a 'table makez", but a 'ft~'niture maker'oThe solution must be t~ez'efore in ~ny case se~,,~ntic~l. ~e ~ene~'ation of derivatives oi" this so~'t proceeds by ex[)ansion of tAe meaning, of 5~e stem: (i) ~'0 i ~ F table~ chai~ bed+ o.. furniture If and only if f~[Oi] ;,~h~re Oi is an option~l object, f is the semantic distinctive feature 'furiiture' and [0~ -4- is the set of semantic distinctive, featuces of the object bi.~'herefore sem~ntically [Ci]----~ IF], i.e. the set of the semantic distinctive features of any individual 0 i can be L.eplaced by the set of semantic distinctive fed, tures of F.Aceordin~ly [~ is the expanded meanin 6 of the St~ (form...