Semantics and Generative Grammar:
Assignments


  • Background Questionnaire

  • Problem Set 1: Review Questions on Sets and Functions

  • Problem Set 2: Some Very Basic Questions on the Basics of Formal Semantics

  • Problem Set 3: Questions on the Recent Extensions of Our Semantic System

  • Problem Set 4: A Couple Quick Questions on Conjunctions

  • Problem Set 5: Questions on Adjectives, Common Nouns, Definite DPs and Presuppositions

  • Problem Set 6: Questions on Conversational Implicature

  • Problem Set 7: Questions on the Semantics of Quantificational Determiners

  • Problem Set 8: Questions on Movement, Binding, and Gender

  • Problem Set 9: Questions on Covert Movement and Type-Shifting