An investigation into the semantics of English topological prepositions
Document Type Article
Cognitive Processing, ICSC Special Issue 2009, Vol. 10, Supplement 2, pages. 233-236
This paper describes two experiments that examined how people's judgements regarding the appropriateness of the prepositions 'at', 'on, and 'in' to describe the position of one object relative to another object changed as the topological relationships between the two objects changed.