Roleset id: alter.01 , transform, Source: , vncls: , framnet: alter.01: ALTER-V NOTES: Verbnet entries other_cos-45.4 turn-26.6.1, other framed members include decrease, halt, narrow, shut, slow, sweeten, weaken; convert. Comparison to 'change'. (from alter.01-v) ALTERATION-N NOTES: (from alteration.01-n)
I actually doubt start and end points will occur, but there they are anyway. (from alter.01-v)
Arg0-PAG: causer of transformation (vnrole: 26.6.1-Agent, 45.4-Agent)
Arg1-PPT: thing changing (vnrole: 26.6.1-Patient, 45.4-Patient)
Arg2-PRD: end state (vnrole: 26.6.1-Result)
Arg3-VSP: start state (vnrole: 26.6.1-Material)
Example: just transitive
But although the golden share has been waived, [a hostile bidder for Jaguar]-1 would still have *trace*-1 to alter the British concern's articles of association which ban shareholdings of more than 15%.
Arg1: the British concern's articles of association which ban shareholdings of more than 15%
Example: with start and end points
John's dismal performance on the spelling exam altered him from a happy-go-lucky student to a bitter enraged punk.
Arg0: John's dismal performance on the spelling exam
Arg3: from a happy-go-lucky student
Arg2: to a bitter enraged punk
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns
His alteration of the will is invalid but what effect does it have?
Arg1: of the will