Paper: TDL - A Type Description Language For Constraint-Based Grammars

ACL ID C94-2144
Title TDL - A Type Description Language For Constraint-Based Grammars
Venue International Conference on Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1994
Authors

2 Motivation This paper presents "FD~g, a typed feal, ure-bascd rein'c- sent, el;ion language att(l ild'erence system. Type defini- tions in TDL consis~ of type and feature constraints over the Imolean cmme(Mves. TD£ supports open- and closed- worM reasoning over types and allows for par|;itions and iueompal;i[)le I.ypes. Working with l)artially as well as with lhlly expanded types is possible. E[lieienl. reasoning in "]'1)12 is accomplished through Sl)Ccialized mtMules. Tot)teal Pat)er. 7t~pie Area: sofl,w;u'e fin" NI,I', gram-- mar ['t)i'midism for Lyl)ed ['e~H.Hi't: st,rut:lures.