Predicate: account

Roleset id: account.01 , deal with, explain, give/tell report or explanation, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

account.01: ACCOUNT-V NOTES: No VNcls. Comparison with handle. (from account.01-v) ACCOUNT-N NOTES: Roleset based OntoNotes account-n grouping senses 2& 3; no relevant PB verb entry; no mapping to VN. Framed by Claire. (from account.01-n) ACCOUNTING-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry account.01, OntoNotes grouping accounting-n sense 1; no mapping to VN. Framed by Claire. (from accounting.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
account (n.)
account (v.)Explaining_the_facts Justifying
accounting (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: accounter
        Arg1-PPT: thing accounted for, dealt with, explained
        Arg2-MNR: instrumental, accounted for with or by

Example: account-v: the bulk of the examples look just like this

        Profit-taking accounted for much of the slide in OTC stock prices, according to David Mills, senior vice president of Boston Company Advisers.

        Arg0: Profit-taking
        Rel: accounted
        Arg1: for much of the slide in OTC stock prices

Example: account-v: adding instrumental

        John accounted for his absence from the meeting with a wild story of alien abduction.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: accounted
        Arg1: for his absence from the meeting
        Arg2: with a wild story of alien abduction

Example: account-n: NP only, args 0 & 1

        the Associated Press 's account of the Monday sequester ordersigned by President Bush

        Arg0: the Associated Press 's
        Rel: account
        Arg1: of the Monday sequester order signed by President Bush

Example: account-n: Args 0 & 1

        John's account of the car crash had his listeners on the edges of their seats!

        Arg0: John's
        Rel: account
        Arg1: of the car crash

Example: account-n: All arguments, a little awkward, probably rare

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

        Her account to Mirkheim of her taste in films and of the absurd horror screenplay she's written is mercilessly funny.

        Arg0: Her
        Rel: account
        Argm-gol: to Mirkheim
        Arg1: of her taste in films and of the absurd horror screenplay she's written

Example: account-n: Within LVC

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

        After *PRO* taking into account the fallout from the China crisis , the government has projected 1989 GDP growth of 5 % .

        Arg0: *PRO*
        Argm-lvb: taking
        Rel: account
        Arg1: the fallout from the China crisis

Example: accounting-n: LVB, Arg 1 and modifier

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

        He-1 was unable *PRO*-1 to give a clear accounting for his actions.

        Arg0: *PRO*-1
        Argm-lvbr: give
        Argm-mnr: clear
        Rel: accounting
        Arg1: for his actions

Example: accounting-n: Idiomatic usage

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

        I guess there's no accounting for taste.

        Argm-neg: no
        Rel: accounting
        Arg1: for taste

Example: accounting-n: Slightly different semantics, more like "account of"

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

        His accounting of the story took all night!

        Arg0: his
        Rel: accounting
        Arg1: of the story


Predicate: accountable

Roleset id: accountable.02 , accountable, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

accountable.02: ACCOUNTABLE-J NOTES: (from accountable.01-j)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
accountable (j.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: perpetrator, accountable person
        Arg1-PPT: role or crime, accountable for what?
        Arg2-PAG: judge

Example: args 0 & 1

        She must be accountable for her war crimes.

        Rel: accountable
        Arg0: She
        Arg1: for her war crimes

Example: example with args 0 and 2

        He is accountable to the committee.

        Rel: accountable
        Arg0: He
        Arg2: to the committee


Predicate: accounting

Roleset id: accounting.03 , managing finance, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

accounting.03: NAME-V NOTES:

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
accounting (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: accountant (entity acting as)
        Arg1-PPT: money, accounts, etc. accounted for
        Arg2-PPT: account owner, if separate from arg0

Example: accounting-n: arg1

        Cost accounting is a process of collecting, analyzing, summarizing and evaluating various alternative courses of action.

        Arg1: Cost
        Rel: accounting

Example: accounting-n

        Sullivan tried to defend his accounting for line costs (as capital expenditure rather than profit-and-loss expense items).

        Arg0: his
        Rel: accounting
        Arg1: for line costs
        Argm-prd: (as capital expenditure rather than profit-and-loss expense items)

Example: accounting-n: args 0, 2

        He does accounting for transit companies.

        Arg0: He
        Argm-lvb: does
        Rel: accounting
        Arg2: for transit companies