Predicate: accept

Roleset id: accept.01 , take willingly, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

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)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
accept (v.)Receiving Respond_to_proposal
acceptance (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: acceptor (vnrole: 29.2-1-1-agent, 13.5.2-agent, 77.1-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing accepted (vnrole: 29.2-1-1-theme, 13.5.2-theme, 77.1-theme)
        Arg2-DIR: accepted-from (vnrole: 13.5.2-source)
        Arg3-PRD: attribute (vnrole: 29.2-1-1-attribute)

Example: transitive agentive

        The companies prevent [them]-1 from *trace*-1 accepting our superior cash offer.

        Arg0: *trace*-1 (= them)
        Rel: accepting
        Arg1: our superior cash offer

Example: with donor

        He wouldn't accept anything of value from those he was writing about.

        Arg0: He
        Argm-mod: would
        Argm-neg: n't
        Rel: accept
        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.

        Argm-tmp: historically
        Rel: accepted
        Arg1: *trace*-1 (= many practices)
        Arg3: as normal
        Argm-loc: here

Example: NP only, args 0 & 1

        government acceptance of its bid for control of Jaguar

        Arg0: government
        Rel: acceptance
        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.

        Arg0: Their
        Rel: acceptance
        Arg1: of the literal truth of the Bible

Example: Arg 0 as PP

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        After three rejections, his acceptance to Harvard came as a surprise to John.

        Arg1: his
        Rel: acceptance
        Arg0: to Harvard

Example: With attribute

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        The acceptance of the baby as her own required the lamb to smell the same as the ewe's own offspring.

        Rel: acceptance
        Arg1: of the baby
        Arg3: as her own

Example: With Source

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        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.

        Arg0: Our
        Rel: acceptance
        Arg1: of funds
        Arg2: from the U.S. Treasury


Predicate: acceptable

Roleset id: acceptable.02 , worthy of accepting, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

acceptable.02: ACCEPTABLE-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT-1. Relation to verb-accept.01. (from acceptable.01-j)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
acceptable (j.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: acceptor
        Arg1-PPT: thing accepted
        Arg2-DIR: accepted from
        Arg3-PRD: attribute

Example: All args

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        She was acceptable to the Confederates, who allowed her through to Andersonville.

        Arg1: She
        Rel: acceptable
        Arg0: to the Confederates, who allowed her through Andersonville.

Example: args 1, 3

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        An out of state license is acceptable as a second form of ID, but not as proof of your legal name and date of birth.

        Arg1: An out of state license
        Rel: acceptable
        Arg3: as a second form of ID

Example: args1, 2

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        How much noise is acceptable from an upstairs neighbor?

        Arg1: How much noise
        Rel: acceptable
        Arg2: from an upstairs neighbor