accept.01: ACCEPT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'accept' based on survey of initial sentences of big corpus. VerbNet entries approve-77, characterize-29.2-1-1, and obtain-13.5.2. (from accept.01-v) ACCEPTANCE-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry accept.01, ON acceptance-n senses 1, 2, 3, 4; maps to VN classes approve-77, characterize-29.2-1-1, and obtain-13.5.2. Framed by Claire. (from acceptance.01-n)
He wouldn't accept anything of value from those he was writing about.
Arg1: anything of value
Arg2: from those he was writing about
Example: with attribute
There are [many practices]-1 historically accepted *trace*-1 as normal here.
Arg1: *trace*-1 (= many practices)
Arg3: as normal
Example: NP only, args 0 & 1
government acceptance of its bid for control of Jaguar
Arg1: of its bid for control of Jaguar
Example: Acceptance of idea
Their acceptance of the literal truth of the Bible made them reject any theory of natural evolution.
Arg1: of the literal truth of the Bible
In accordance with our acceptance of funds from the U.S. Treasury, cash dividends on common stock are not permitted without prior approval from the U.S.
Arg1: of funds
Arg2: from the U.S. Treasury