Processing Korean Numeral Classifier Constructions in a Typed Feature Structure Grammar

  • Jong-Bok Kim
  • Jaehyung Yang
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4188)


The syntactic and semantic complexity of the so-called numeral classifier (Num-Cl) constructions in Korean challenges theoretical as well as computational linguists. We provide a constraint-based analysis of these constructions within the framework of HPSG with the semantic representations of MRS (Minimal Recursion Semantics) and reports its implementation in the LKB (Linguistic Knowledge Building) system.


Semantic Representation Head Noun Common Noun Type Feature Structure Grammar Matrix 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jong-Bok Kim
    • 1
  • Jaehyung Yang
    • 2
  1. 1.School of EnglishKyung Hee UniversitySeoulKorea
  2. 2.School of Computer EngineeringKangnam UniversityKyunggiKorea

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