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Hausser, Roland R. and Dietmar Zaefferer. 1978. Questions and answers in a context-dependent Montague grammar. In Guenther, F. and Siegfried J. Schmidt, eds. Formal semantics and pragmatics for natural languages. Reidel. pp. 339–358.
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How are interrogatives to be analyzed in order to make sure that each corresponding answer is assigned a correct interpretation? The authors consider their attempt as a first step toward a formal grammar of discourse.