Roleset id: avert.01 , stop, prevent, move away from, avoid, Source: , vncls: , framnet: avert.01: AVERT-V NOTES: No verbnet entry. Comparison with 'prevent'. (from avert.01-v)
Arg0-PAG: stopper, Agent
Arg1-PPT: Theme (action or object being prevented)
Arg2-DIR: thing being avoided
Example: just transitive
Subcontractors will be offered a settlement and [a swift transition to new management]-1 is expected *trace*-1 to avert an exodus of skilled workers from Waertsilae Marine's two big shipyards, government officials said.
Arg1: an exodus of skilled workers from Waertsilae Marine's two big shipyards
Example: with arg2
John averted his gaze from Mary's overwhelming beauty.
Arg1: his gaze
Arg2: from Mary's overwhelming beauty