By António Branco

This ebook constitutes revised chosen papers of the sixth Discourse Anaphora and Anaphor solution Colloquium, DAARC 2007, held in Lagos, Portugal in March 2007. The thirteen revised complete papers awarded have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from 60 preliminary submissions in the course of rounds of reviewing and enhancements. The papers are equipped in topical sections on human processing and function, language research and illustration, solution technique and algorithms, in addition to computational structures and functions.

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In the following section I will discuss a general model of how the processor determines which referent is a suitable referent. 2 Pronoun Resolution Most models of pronoun resolution incorporate two primary operations toward determining a suitable referent for a pronoun: a filtering operation and a ranking operation which take place over the referents in the context. The filtering operation removes from consideration referents which are morphosyntactically incompatible with the pronoun under consideration [2,4,28].

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26 A. Holler and L. Irmen Table 4. Participants’ choices in cases of constant or changing situations in Type B Discourse Model Constant Constant Changing Constant Type of Item 1. Antecedent 2. Antecedent 57 26 18 23 22 23 Type C (both antecedents at right frontier) 54 34 Total 151 106 Type A (1. antecedent at right frontier) Type B (2. antecedent at right frontier) The basic finding that when the second antecedent is the only antecedent at the right frontier (Type B), it is chosen more often than when Antecedent 1 is the only antecedent at the right frontier (Type A) is apparently independent of changes in the situational model.

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