Anaphora Sentence Examples
Having seen how Neale's theory handles discourse anaphora and donkey anaphora, we turn to difficulties with the account.
We use the type system and our treatment of generalized quantifiers in natural language to construct a type-theoretic approach to pronominal anaphora and ellipsis.
Topics covered include anaphora and verbal anaphora, discourse influences and thematic roles, and the processing of causality information.
The recent interest in anaphora is largely an interest in finding a semantic theory for problematic anaphora.
To begin with, let's look at how simple discourse anaphora is handled on GSDL.Advertisement
There is, however, a further complication in Neale's theory that is invoked in the explanation of donkey anaphora.
The activity of his life left him little time for writing, but he was the author of " an anaphora, sundry letters, a creed or confession of faith, preserved in Arabic and a secondary Ethiopic translation, and a homily for the Feast of the Annunciation, also extant only in an Arabic translation" (Wright).