By Nicholas Asher, Sergei Soloviev
Edited in collaboration with FoLLI, the organization of common sense, Language and knowledge, this ebook constitutes the refereed complaints of the eighth overseas convention on Logical elements of Computational Linguistics (LACL 2014) held in Toulouse, France, in June 2014. at the widely syntactic aspect, there are papers at the logical and computational foundations of context unfastened grammars, pregroup grammars, at the Lambek calculus and on formalizations of facets of minimalism. there's additionally a paper on summary specific Grammar, in addition to papers on matters on the syntax/semantics interface. at the semantic aspect, the volume's papers tackle monotonicity reasoning and the semantics of adverbs in style concept, facts theoretical semantics and predicate and argument invariance.
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In particular, all logics between FL1 and IL are PSPACEhard. Recall that IL=FL1,⊥,eic (in fact, ‘=’ means the identity of LindenbaumTarski algebras). This result cannot directly be extended to logics without empty antecedents of sequents. (DP) lacks sense for such logics (one might say that (DP) trivially holds, since α ∨ β is never provable, but the proof from  does not go for this case). g. e. sequents ⇒ p) as assumptions. By a modiﬁcation of the proof from , with the aid of (N-P) we prove: every logic between FL and some arbitrary consistent substructural logic satisfying (DP) is PSPACE-hard.
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Logical Aspects of Computational Linguistics: 8th International Conference, LACL 2014, Toulouse, France, June 18-20, 2014. Proceedings by Nicholas Asher, Sergei Soloviev