Context Accommodation in Human Language Processing

Jerry Ball


This paper describes a model of human language processing (HLP) which is incremental and interactive, in concert with prevailing psycholinguistic evidence. To achieve this, the model combines an incremental, serial, pseudo-deterministic processing mechanism, which relies on a non-monotonic mechanism of context accommodation, with an interactive mechanism that uses all available information in parallel to select the best choice at each choice point.


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Paper Citation

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Ball J. (2010). Context Accommodation in Human Language Processing . In Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Natural Language Processing and Cognitive Science - Volume 1: NLPCS, (ICEIS 2010) ISBN 978-989-8425-13-3, pages 27-36. DOI: 10.5220/0003024500270036

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author={Jerry Ball},
title={Context Accommodation in Human Language Processing},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Natural Language Processing and Cognitive Science - Volume 1: NLPCS, (ICEIS 2010)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Natural Language Processing and Cognitive Science - Volume 1: NLPCS, (ICEIS 2010)
TI - Context Accommodation in Human Language Processing
SN - 978-989-8425-13-3
AU - Ball J.
PY - 2010
SP - 27
EP - 36
DO - 10.5220/0003024500270036