add-v; 3 Senses

Sense Number 1: increase, supplement, enhance, constitute an addition

NOTE: Throughout this task, please beware of adjectival usages, such as "added value"(adj+noun)--but note that "added value" may also be a verb+object (sense 3). Please decide carefully, and tag "X" for adjectives.
NOTE: Compare carefully to sense 3; in this sense, a unit is given to an entity, a portion is given to a total. In sense 3, parts 1 and 2 are combined to create the entity (a number or total). Syntax Includes: NP1[agent] ADD (NP2[theme]) (PP{to NP3[target]}) In stocks: NP1[financial institution] ADD NP2[numerical value] to NP3[total worth]

She added a personal note to her letter.
We are going to add a new sun deck to our house.
I think adding salt would bring out the flavor of this dish.
We figured, since we're in Europe, let's add on a week on our own dime.
Computer company ABC added 3/8 to 31 5/8.
The dark colors in that painting add to the overall somber feeling.
Salt added to the intense flavor of that dish.
This adds a light note to the program.
This paper will add to her reputation.
Live piano jazz as well as selected background music adds to the experience.

VerbNet: mix-22.1-2
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: add.03
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 3, 6
WordNet Verb Particle Constructions, Multiword Expressions:
add_on 1
add_to 1

Sense Number 2: state or say further

Commentary: Syntax Includes: NP1[agent] ADD NP2[topic]

He spoke at length, paused to see our reaction, then added "I guess
that's all."
He added that they had no major facilities in the country.
"This is going to be interesting," she added.

VerbNet: say-37.7
FrameNet: Statement
PropBank: add.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2

Sense Number 3: total, calculate, form an entity

NOTE: Compare carefully to sense 1; this sense refers to combining elements to create a total Syntax Includes: NP1[agent] ADD NP2 and NP3 NP1,2,...n [entities] ADD UP (may be used metaphorically)

Please add 12 and 74.
When I added the bill up, it seemed too high.
The facts in that case just don't add up.
Add all of the people in the town together to find the total population.

VerbNet: multiply-108
FrameNet: Adding_up
PropBank: add.02,add.04
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4, 5
WordNet Verb Particle Constructions, Multiword Expressions:
add_up 2, 3
add_together 1, 2