Introduction to Lexical Semantics. Vasileios Hatzivassiloglou University of Texas at Dallas. What this course is about. Recent advances in NLP Advances in the area of “lexical semantics” Semantics = meaning Lexical = related to words. Language Constraints.
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b. The richest bank in the city
(2) a. The defendant approached the bar
b. The defendant was in the pub at the bar
25+ senses of bar
The store is next to the new bank.
(2) Mary painted the door.
Mary walked through the door.
(3) Sam enjoyed the lamb.
The lamb is running on the field.
And all the men and women merely players
They have their exits and their entrances