The course consists of 13 lectures and 6 exercise sessions.
It is taught in the first semester.
|Thursday||10.30-12.00||Dekenstraat 2 VHI 02.41|
|October 8||16.00-18.00||Celestijnenlaan 200 S 01.03|
|October 22||16.00-18.00||Celestijnenlaan 200 B 00.07|
|November 5||16.00-18.00||Celestijnenlaan 200 M 00.07|
|November 19||16.00-18.00||Celestijnenlaan 200 M 00.07|
|December 3||16.00-18.00||Celestijnenlaan 200 M 00.07|
|December 17||16.00-18.00||Celestijnenlaan 200 B 00.05|
Ivan A. Sag, Thomas Wasow and Emily M. Bender,
Theory. A Formal Introduction. Second Edition.
CSLI Publications, Stanford University, 2003.
Copies are available at bookshop Peeters (Bondgenotenlaan 153).
Lecture 1a: preface
Lecture 1b: introduction
Lecture 2: grammars
Lecture 3: typed feature structures
Lecture 4: complex feature values
Lecture 5a: semantics
Lecture 5b: semantic representations
Lecture 6: binding
Lecture 7: morphology and the lexicon
Lecture 8: grammars and psychological reality
Lecture 9: passive
Lecture 10: dummies and idioms
Lecture 11: infinitival complements
Lecture 12: auxiliaries
Lecture 13: long distance dependencies
The slides of lecture 7 in .tex format:
morphology and the lexicon
Series 1 deadline: October 8
Series 2 deadline: October 22
Series 3 deadline: November 5
Series 4 deadline: November 19
Series 5 deadline: December 3
Series 6 deadline: December 17
Bring your solutions to the exercise sessions.
In case you cannot attend the exercise session(s), you can submit electronically (.pdf or .doc format).
The solutions of the exercises are discussed collectively during the exercise sessions.
Oral with written preparation
Students who have delivered the solutions of the exercises by the set deadlines have an open book exam.
For an example of a question, see the Student Information Page of the MAI web site.
Date: January 2015
Centre for Computational Linguistics
Blijde-Inkomststraat 13, 3000 Leuven
General information about Head-driven
Phrase Structure Grammar.
Bibliography of Head-driven Phrase Structure Grammar.
On-line proceedings of HPSG conferences.
Jobs in language and speech technology. See also external links of CCL.