Paper: Some Facts About Centers Indexicals And Demonstratives

ACL ID P91-1009
Title Some Facts About Centers Indexicals And Demonstratives
Venue Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1991
Authors

1 Certain pronoun contexts are argued to establish a local center (LC), i.e., a conventionalized indexical similar to lst/2nd pers. pronouns. Demonstrative pronouns, also indexicals, are shown to access en- tities that are not LCs because they lack discourse relevance or because they are not yet in the uni- verse of discourse.