Meaghan Fowlie

Learnability of Adjuncts

Fowlie, Meaghan. 2015. Learnability of adjuncts. Dissertation chapter 6.

Fowlie, Meaghan. 2014. Learning Adjuncts. In Connectedness: papers by and for Sarah VanWagenen. UCLA Working Papers in Linguistic 18. Eds: Carson Schutze and Linnaea Stockall.


Keywords: adjunct, adjective, optionality, repetition, learnability, PDFA, 0-reversible, n-gram, substitutable context free

Conclusions: In human language, not all repeatable elements are optional, and not all optional elements are repeatable. However, this work does not yet include learners for human-like languages; stay tuned!

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