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From: "beth" <>
Subject: RE: [TMG] Pronoun question
Date: Wed, 27 Nov 2002 14:47:50 -0500
In-Reply-To: <3DE51E04.9050506@reigelridge.com>


Would [OBJ] do what you want ?

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Terry Reigel [mailto:]
> Sent: Wednesday, November 27, 2002 02:33 PM
> To:
> Subject: Re: [TMG] Pronoun question
>
>
> David Ward wrote:
>
> > In the following example sentence: "[W] awarded [P] temporary
> > guardianship of his grandchildren."
> >
> > What I would like to say is: "[W] awarded "him" etc., etc.." when it
> > is perfectly clear that "him" only refers to [P].
> >
> > The use of [PM] for "him" referring to [P] cannot be used.
> >
> > OK but why?
>
>
> I can't tell you why, but there is a solution that works in most cases.
> Use the Role format, with the variable [RM:Principal] -- because
> Principal actually is a Role.
>
> Terry Reigel


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