• The basic idea behind SOS is to define the behavior of a program in terms of the behavior of its parts, thus providing a structural, i.e., syntax-oriented and inductive , view on operational semantics. (wikipedia.org)
  • We first present an overview of Datalog and present the syntax and semantics of datalog. (w3.org)
  • We might also point out, concerning the categorical approach, that the distinction between semantics and syntax is blurred, so it does provide a good context in which to mix techniques from each. (upenn.edu)
  • Today, we'll discuss an HTML5 syntax dilemma, using sections within sections, link semantics, describing the contents of a figure, and marking up web app toolbars. (html5doctor.com)
  • The field of semantics has three basic concerns: the relations of words to the objects denoted by them, the relations of words to the interpreters of them, and, in symbolic logic, the formal relations of signs to one another (syntax). (encyclopedia.com)
  • The abstract syntax of the specification level Collaboration and its elements in UML 1.3 is basically OK, but the instance level collaboration needs to be added and linked to the specification level to complete the semantics definition. (uio.no)
  • This book provides a discussion of consequences of such proposals for a proper analysis of different varieties of the operation Merge and their interpretive reflexes, as well as for the general theory of the syntax-semantics relationship. (peterlang.com)
  • Alongside the usual suspects (quantifiers, scope, and binding), the book includes rich and insightful explanations of event semantics, aspect, and narrative discourse. (mit.edu)
  • It then develops a detailed compositional semantics, covering quantification (scope and binding), adverbial modification, relative clauses, event semantics, tense and aspect, as well as pragmatic phenomena, notably deictic pronouns and narrative progression. (mit.edu)
  • It moreover addresses the question of how Davidsonian event semantics can be embedded in a semantics based on situations. (stanford.edu)
  • The peer verdict on situations was that they were not needed for the semantics of direct perception reports: the facts could just as well be explained by Davidsonian event semantics. (stanford.edu)
  • Comparison with Davidsonian event semantics has been an issue for situation semantics throughout its history. (stanford.edu)
  • The central question of semantics is: what are the meanings of words and how do the meanings of words combine to yield the meaning of complex expressions they make up? (mcgill.ca)
  • Delavenay (1960) defined Statistical Semantics as "Statistical study of meanings of words and their frequency and order of recurrence. (aclweb.org)
  • With the Web serving as a huge worldwide data repository, issues related to data semantics (familiar to database modelers since the 1970s) have again become of paramount importance. (springer.com)
  • The Journal on Data Semantics (JoDS) provides an international high-quality publication venue for researchers whose themes cover issues related to information semantics. (springer.com)
  • He has worked, most recently, on the analysis of different types of definite articles in German, couched within a situation semantics. (upenn.edu)
  • In spite of unresolved foundational issues, the partiality provided by situation semantics has led to some genuinely new approaches to a variety of phenomena in natural language semantics. (stanford.edu)
  • In the way of illustration, this article includes relatively detailed overviews of a few selected areas where situation semantics has been successful: implicit quantifier domain restrictions, donkey pronouns, and exhaustive interpretations. (stanford.edu)
  • It is all very well to aim for a more 'abstract' and a 'cleaner' approach to semantics, but if the plan is to be any good, the operational aspects cannot be completely ignored. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abstract:"In this talk I present the theory of question semantics proposed in my dissertation. (mcgill.ca)
  • In the abstract semantics project, we study formal models of computation which express concurrency. (berkeley.edu)
  • Situations entered natural language semantics with Jon Barwise's paper Scenes and Other Situations (Barwise 1981), followed by Barwise and Perry's Situations and Attitudes (Barwise & Perry 1983). (stanford.edu)
  • 1983) is frequently cited as a foundational contribution to Statistical Semantics. (aclweb.org)
  • Semantics was a 1983 EP by Australian surf rock band Australian Crawl. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bill McDonough left before they recorded their extended play, Semantics in 1983, which achieved number 1 on the Kent Music Report singles chart. (wikipedia.org)
  • They then describe the content of ontological semantics, discussing text-meaning representation, static knowledge sources (including the ontology, the fact repository, and the lexicon), the processes involved in text analysis, and the acquisition of static knowledge. (mit.edu)
  • Crystal Semantics provide content categorization services which enables the rapid contextualization of webpages in milliseconds. (programmableweb.com)
  • Inforbix is pushing semantics, context and relationships into a content space that often must resort to inefficient, error-prone manual processes. (kmworld.com)
  • An example is given of a simple programming language defined with both inherited and synthesized attributes, and the method of definition is compared to other techniques for formal specification of semantics which have appeared in the literature. (psu.edu)
  • Cambridge Semantics said this week that it has signed a software integration agreement with ChemAxon that will allow it to integrate the latter's search and visualization capabilities into its Anzo software. (genomeweb.com)
  • Böhlen M.H., Jensen C.S., Snodgrass R.T. (2018) Nonsequenced Semantics. (springer.com)
  • In this context, semantics is concerned with such issues as meaning and truth, meaning and thought, and the relation between signs and what they mean. (encyclopedia.com)
  • What exactly is blocking semantics in this context? (microsoft.com)
  • 2. Move current rows in the row context to the new filter context one by one and apply blocking semantics against all previous tables. (microsoft.com)
  • 3. Evaluate each setfilter argument in the old filter context and then add setfilter tables to the new filter context one by one and apply blocking semantics against all tables that exist in the new filter context before the first setfilter table is added. (microsoft.com)
  • Blocking semantics means a filter context which will be blocking based on inconsistent. (microsoft.com)
  • In philosophy, semantics has generally followed the lead of symbolic logic, and many philosophers do not make a distinction between logic and semantics. (encyclopedia.com)
  • In philosophical semantics or the philosophy of language , the 'extension' of a concept or expression is the set of things it extends to, or applies to, if it is the sort of concept or expression that a single object by itself can satisfy. (wikipedia.org)
  • The central novelty of our approach is that we define a combined language that embeds the source, intermediate, and target languages and formalizes a semantics of interoperability between them, using boundaries in the style of Matthews and Findler. (neu.edu)
  • In Ontological Semantics , Sergei Nirenburg and Victor Raskin introduce a comprehensive approach to the treatment of text meaning by computer. (mit.edu)
  • Functional semantics give us a succinct way to express the properties that need to be demonstrated, either via testing or proof. (unc.edu)
  • CRS is in the domain of metaphysical semantics: it says that the nature of meaning is functional. (nyu.edu)
  • Following a presentation of domain theory, the semantics and methods of proof for several functional languages are treated. (translateth.is)
  • Of course, a lot of this is "categorical", but then perhaps that is because that is a natural place to study semantics generally. (upenn.edu)
  • In this sense it represents a formal approach to computer science, not just semantics. (springer.com)
  • On the contrary, this is an approach whose correctness can be proven from the semantics of C, as specified in the C standard or more formally in the works referred to earlier. (upenn.edu)
  • To say "This is not mere semantics - to be blunt, the physician must ask another health care provider to consider killing their patient" is to use inflammatory language that should not be coming out of the pen of an editor-in-chief of any responsible publication. (cmaj.ca)
  • Ontological semantics, an integrated complex of theories, methodologies, descriptions, and implementations, attempts to systematize ideas about both semantic description as representation and manipulation of meaning by computer programs. (mit.edu)
  • I show that this new semantics is able to model a range of data not captured at the same time in previous theories, including intricate patterns of pied-piping, superiority effects, the presuppositions of questions, the readings of multiple questions, and focus intervention effects in multiple questions. (mcgill.ca)
  • There has been recently a reawaking of interest in many aspects of realizability interpretations -- especially as regards semantics of type theories for constructive reasoning and semantics of programming languages. (cmu.edu)
  • This document provides the direct model-theoretic semantics for OWL 2, which is compatible with the description logic SROIQ . (w3.org)
  • Re semantics of linear logic: we wish to point out that there is a large and active body of work on the semantics of linear logic already in the literature, with new preprints appearing at a rapid rate. (upenn.edu)
  • The student has a good grasp of all these techniques from computational semantics and lexical resources to apply them in a practical application, and a critical awareness of the possibilities and limitations of first-order logic applied to concrete language understanding problems. (rug.nl)
  • This set of examples shows different types of Simulink® Subsystems and what semantics are used when simulating these Subsystems. (mathworks.com)
  • The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Semantics provides a thorough investigation of issues and phenomena central to the development of modern semantics and its interfaces. (wiley-vch.de)
  • She asks how young children acquire the semantics of various terms in their language, including space and motion expressions, numbers, quantifiers, epistemic modals and evidentials. (upenn.edu)