A. C. Brett email@example.com Department of Linguistics
University of Victoria
Last updated: 20 October 2002
The word-like entities in the Prolog language are called
The statements, or sentence-like constructs of Prolog consist
of one or more of these terms combined according to the syntax
and morphology of the language.
Like the words of a natural language, Prolog terms may be
classified according to several "lexical categories."
The principal categories into which Prolog terms can be
classified are as follows:
More information about Prolog terms is available in the
Amzi! Logic Explorer help files.
After opening the help system with the Index option,
pick the topic Amzi! Prolog Language Reference item
in the Contents window, and then pick the
Prolog Terms item.