Final Exam 2012 - NAME CS-5340\/6340 Final Exam Fall 2012 1(12 pts For each sentence below name the conceptual dependency primitive ACT that would best

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NAME: CS-5340/6340, Final Exam, Fall 2012 1. (12 pts) For each sentence below, name the conceptual dependency primitive ACT that would best represent the activity described in the sentence. (You do not need to draw a picture – just name the primitive ACT.) (a) The spider crawled up the wall. (b) Tom smelled the roses in his garden. (c) Charmaine solved the challenging riddle. (d) Mustafa shared his secret with Amy. (e) The movie star gave her parents a new house as a gift. (f) Keith took cough medicine in the morning. (g) Charlie smiled broadly. (h) Eric often sings in the shower. 1
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(i) Bill began to drool from a tooth infection. (j) Arun skied back to the lodge at sunset. (k) Autumn read all the birthday greetings from her friends on Facebook. (l) Jim felt the raindrops on his arm. 2
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2. (23 pts) In each sentence below, circle each noun phrase and label it with the thematic role that it should be assigned with respect to the main verb. Choose from the fol- lowing thematic roles: agent, beneficiary, co-agent, co-theme, destination, instrument, recipient, source, theme (a) The leaking faucet was fixed by Natalie with a wrench. (b) The waiter served the man a burnt steak. (c) Barbara hiked to Idaho with her best friend. (d) The old house was damaged by the hurricane. (e) Nancy organized a fund drive for her favorite charity. (f) Greg was kidnapped with his brother by three armed men. (g) Joe picked the lock with a credit card. (h) The boy was injured by a punch from the school bully. 3
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3. (8 pts) Suppose you are in the kitchen trying to get a cup that is on the top shelf of the cabinet, but you are not tall enough. Your very tall brother walks by, so you ask him: “Can you reach that cup?” (a) What is the locutionary act of this utterance? (b) What is the illocutionary act of this utterance? (c) What is the perlocutionary act of this utterance? (d) Is this utterance a direct or indirect speech act? 4
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4. (10 pts) The table below contains terms and their document frequency (DF) counts, where DF is the number of documents that mention the term in an imaginary text corpus that contains a total of 1,000 documents,.
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