Predicate: aim

Roleset id: aim.01 , plan, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

aim.01: AIM-V NOTES: Member of Vncls wish-62. (from aim.01-v) AIM-N NOTES: Roleset based on aim.01, OntoNotes grouping aim-n sense 1; maps to VN class wish-62. Framed by Claire. (from aim.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
aim (v.)Purposeintend-61.2 wish-62
aim (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: aimer (vnrole: 62-experiencer, 61.2-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: action (vnrole: 62-stimulus, 61.2-theme)

Example: more bellringing!

        The Central Council of Church Bell Ringers aims *trace* to improve relations with vicars.

        Arg0: The Central Council of Church Bell Ringers
        Rel: aims
        Arg1: *trace* to improve relations with vicars.

Example: nothing in motion

        The Treasury aims for a $10 billion cash balance at the end of March.

        Arg0: The Treasury
        Rel: aims
        Arg1: for a $10 billion cash balance at the end of March

Example: Arg 1 and mnr

        It was created with the conscious aim of meeting immediate needs.

        Argm-mnr: conscious
        Rel: aim
        Arg1: of meeting immediate needs

Example: All arguments

        John made no secret of his personal aim to get the high score on Pac Man.

        Arg0: his
        Argm-mnr: personal
        Rel: aim
        Arg1: to get the high score on Pac Man.

Example: Arg 0 only

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

        The aim of chess is to checkmate the opposing king.

        Rel: aim
        Arg0: of chess

Roleset id: aim.02 , directed motion, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

aim.02: AIM-V NOTES: Often metaphorical. No relevant VN class. (from aim.02-v) AIM-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry aim.02, OntoNotes grouping aim-n sense 3; no relevant mapping to VN. Framed by Claire. (from aim.02-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
aim (v.)
aim (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: aimer
        Arg1-PPT: thing in motion
        Arg2-GOL: target

Example: passivized

        ...the possibility of a consent solicitation aimed *trace* at replacing Georgia Gulf's board.

        Arg1: *trace*=a consent solicitation
        Rel: aimed
        Arg2: at replacing Georgia Gulf's board

Example: all args

        Banks have been aiming packages at the elderly.

        Arg0: Banks
        Rel: aiming
        Arg1: packages
        Arg2: at the elderly

Example: Args 1 & 2

        I saw the gun's aim at my head and ran.

        Arg1: gun's
        Rel: aim
        Arg2: at my head

Example: Args 0 & 1

        I laid across the table that I had been hiding under and put my arm right out on the table to support my aim of the gun.

        Arg0: my
        Rel: aim
        Arg1: of the gun.