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Lakoff, George. 1970. Linguistics and natural logic. Synthese 22 : 151–271.
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It is argued that a generative grammar of a natural language should not only generate grammatical sentences of that language but should also relate them to their logical forms in terms of a 'natural logic', i.e. a logic for natural language, capable of expressing all concepts that can be expressed in natural language. Presuppositions, speech acts, and many other aspects of language are discussed in this context.

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