In this paper we show that the dynamic interpretation techniques of Janssen (assignment modalities), Groenendijk and Stokhof (dynamic binding), and Hendriks (flexibly scoping rules) enable a rigorous formulation of the semantics of intersentential anaphoric relationships, as well as of telescoping and periscoping phenomena in natural language.

Logic of natural languages (msc 03B65), Natural language processing (msc 68T50), Linguistics (msc 91F20)
Department of Computer Science [CS]

Dekker, P. (1996). Scopes in discourse. Department of Computer Science [CS]. CWI.