Exercise 1, Grammar Engineering


First steps with a grammar

Please modify grammar1.lfg so that the following sentences are assigned a sound analysis:

The following sentence should be rejected as ungrammatical:


·         dogs sleep the homework


Experiment with large-scale grammars

Please try out the large-scale LFG grammars on the Bergen XLE site. Try at least 5 sentences with at least one of the grammars and note down peculiar things you notice or particular things you have questions about.

Please submit your exercise to Martin Forst by 8:00 pm.