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Situated Comprehension of Imperative Sentences in Embodied, Cognitive Agents
Shiwali Mohan, John E. Laird

Last modified: 2012-07-15

Abstract


Linguistic communication relies on non-linguistic context toconvey meaning. That context might include, for instance, recent orlong-term experience, semantic knowledge of the world, or objects and events in the immediate environment. In this paper, we describe embodied agents instantiated in Soar cognitive architecture that use context derived from their linguistic, perceptual, procedural and semantic knowledge for comprehending imperative sentences.

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