@unpublished{cogprints5544, month = {May}, title = {A Note on Ontology and Ordinary Language}, author = {Walid Saba}, year = {2007}, keywords = {Ontology, Commonsense Knowledge, Semantics}, url = {http://cogprints.org/5544/}, abstract = {We argue for a compositional semantics grounded in a strongly typed ontology that reflects our commonsense view of the world and the way we talk about it. Assuming such a structure we show that the semantics of various natural language phenomena may become nearly trivial.} }