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Epithets She idiot, t h a t s t i n k i n g lump of camel excrement .... • surface count the f o r m e r , the latter, s a m e , low o r d i n a l s . . Prosentential it, so . . Pro-verbial do Proactionat do so, do i t Proadj ectival/prorelative s u c h , so . . Temporal then, t e m p o r a l relations Locative there, l o c a t i v e r e l a t i o n s Ellipsis ¢ Where does anaphora end? The p r e v i o u s s e c t i o n d e a l t with v a r i o u s a n a p h o r i c p r o f o r m s . The s p i r i t of a n a p h o r a is n o t l i m i t e d to p r o f o r m s , however.

Clearly, i t m e a n s t h e s e c o n d m a n ' s p a y c h e c k , n o t t h e f i r s t m a n ' s . S i n c e t h e m e a n i n g of a t e x t m a y d e p e n d on w h e t h e r a n a n a p h o r is a n ISA o r a n IRA, i t is n e c e s s a r y f o r t h e c o m p l e t e c o m p u t e r NLU s y s t e m t o be a b l e to t e l l t h e m a p a r t . This r e q u i r e s t h e u s e of s e m a n t i c s a n d w o r l d k n o w l e d g e . In (2109), we k n o w i f is a n tSA b e c a u s e , we a s s u m e , e a c h m a n h a s a p a y c h e c k , a n d a n i t e m c a n n o t b e g i v e n i n d e p e n d e n t l y t o two p e o p l e a t o n c e .

A letter from the publisher. Time, 111(20), 15 May 1978. 2. 4 . 2 Definite reference ANAPHORA (2-104) Nadia bought a DECsystem-10. The processor 27 i s a KL10B. T h e s c e n e f o r t h e s e c o n d e x a m p l e is s i m i l a r t o t h a t f o r ( 2 - 2 0 ) , e x c e p t t h a t t h i s time the guest is admiring the host's new car. The host comes up and remarks: (2-105) Because I'm a nostalgic horse racing fan, I've had the speedometer marked in furlongs per hour. t n t h e s e e x a m p l e s , t h e N P s the p r o c e s s o r a n d the s p e e d o m e t e r m e a n t h o s e of t h e D E C s y s t e m - 1 0 a n d t h e c a r , 5° r e s p e c t i v e l y , a n d s e m a n t i c a l l y s t a n d i n t h e r e l a t i o n PART OF t o t h o s e a n t e c e d e n t s .

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