Predicate: accuse

Roleset id: accuse.01 , accuse of a crime, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

accuse.01: ACCUSE-V NOTES: Member of VNcls suspect-81. (from accuse.01-v) ACCUSATION-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry accuse.01, OntoNotes grouping accusation-n senses 1& 2; VN class suspect-81. Framed by Claire. (from accusation.01-n)


accusation (n.)
make_accusation (l.)
accuse (v.)Judgment Judgment_communication Notification_of_charges


        Arg0-PAG: accuser (vnrole: 81-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: accused (vnrole: 81-Theme)
        Arg2-PRD: crime (vnrole: 81-Attribute)

Example: really simple

        He accused Dow Jones of ``using unfair means to obtain the stock at an unfair price.''

        Arg0: He
        Rel: accused
        Arg1: Dow Jones
        Arg2: of using unfair means to obtain the stock at an unfair price

Example: Arg 2 only

        The two sides in the legal battle have hurled accusations ofduplicity at each other for weeks

        Rel: accusations
        Arg2: of duplicity

Example: metaphorical location only

        John could hear the accusation in Mary's voice.

        Rel: accusation
        Argm-loc: in Mary's voice

Example: Args 0 & 1, Crucible quote

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

        She repeated her accusation of John two days later and, Samuel Parris noted...

        Arg0: Her
        Rel: accusation
        Arg1: of John