Technical Reports (CIS)

Document Type

Technical Report

Date of this Version

May 1982


University of Pennsylvania Department of Computer and Information Science Technical Report No. MS-CIS-82-07.


In this thesis a Natural language interface to a database management system has been designed that has the capability to offer to monitor for the relevant future changes of the database and later provide that additional information whenever it is available. This is based on the syntactic structure of the question and also semantic information regarding updatability of the contents of database.



Date Posted: 25 October 2007