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Subject: Syntax-Discourse Interface
Question: I am a masters student in Computational Linguistics, and I would like to work in the area of Syntax-Discourse Interface for improving the parser outputs. When I browsed the internet, I came to see papers/books regarding only psycholinguistics/language acquisition based Syntax-Discourse Interface. But what I need is just the effects of discourse on syntax or vice verse. I would like to know if there is any good work has been done in this area especially in computational linguistics.

From: Devan
Date: 06-Jan-2014
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  1. Re: Syntax-Discourse Interface    Herbert Frederic Stahlke     (10-Jan-2014)
  2. Re: Syntax-Discourse Interface    Madalena Cruz-Ferreira     (11-Jan-2014)

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