Formal Semantics:
Class Handouts


A Review of Extensional Semantics

A Review of the Essentials of Extensional Semantics
  • Some Brief Notes on Pronominal Binding
  • Some Notes on Testing the Existence of 'Strong Readings'

  • The Basics of Intensional Semantics

    The Motivation for Intensions and How to Formalize Them

    The Semantics of 'Believe' and Consequences for our Theory

    The Semantics of Control Infinitives: A First Introduction to De Se Attitudes

    The De Re / De Dicto Ambiguity

    The Scope Analysis and its Problems

    Binding of World Variables in the Syntax