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What does ambiguity mean?

What does ambiguity mean?

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School: University of Washington
Department: Linguistics
Course: Intro to Linguistics
Professor: Laura mcgarrity
Term: Winter 2015
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Name: LING200: Week 6 Notes
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Syntax: Ambiguity

Ambiguity: the property of having two or more meaningsIf you want to learn more check out What do you mean by gradients?

Sources of Ambiguity

  • Lexical ambiguity: individual words
  • Structural ambiguity: phrase structure (child teaching expert to speak)
  • Ambiguity resulting from the structure of the phrase or sentence

Example:If you want to learn more check out Discuss the comparison between exemplars and prototypes.

  • Phrase Structure Rules are rules that determine...

… which syntactic categories go into a phraseIf you want to learn more check out What is the difference between repressible and inducible?

… how these categories are ordered

General structure        X → YZ        “x consist of y followed by z”

Example: “the dog found the bone”

Don't forget about the age old question of _________ is an attack in which the perpetrator uses social skills to trick or manipulate legitimate employees into providing confidential company information such as passwords.

S → NP VP

NP → DET NIf you want to learn more check out How to find all solution of the equation?

VP → TV NP

If you want to learn more check out How do Protein molecules adopt specific 3-D conformation?

VP: Transitive V

VP → TV NP

NP → DET N

VP: Ditransitive V

VP → DTV NP NP

NP → DET N

VP → VP ADV

VP → VP PP same style as ADV

PP → P NP

NP → DET N

Adjunct to N

NP → DET N

N → N PP

PP → P NP

Adjuncts are on top of the other fundamental branches like this

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