Definiteness of Polish Noun Phrases Modified by Relative Clauses in the DRT Framework

  • Elżbieta Hajnicz
Part of the Advances in Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 35)


In this paper, I investigate anaphoric coreference as one of the sources of definiteness of NPs. The main focus here is how relative clauses influence the process of finding an antecedent for an NP in the standard DRT framework. Treelike indexes are adapted for this goal. The analysis is performed for article-free language (Polish). Other sources of definiteness are not considered.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elżbieta Hajnicz
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  1. 1.Institute of Computer SciencePolish Academy of SciencesWarsawPoland

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