Predicate: bet

Roleset id: bet.01 , wager, making a wager, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bet.01: BET-V NOTES: Frames file for 'bet' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. VerbNet classes bill-54.5, rely-70, risk-94. No comparison. (from bet.01-v predicate notes) BET-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry bet.01, OntoNotes grouping bet-n senses 1& 2; VerbNet classes bill-54.5, rely-70, risk-94. Framed by Claire. (from bet.01-n) BETTING-N NOTES: Added by Julia for Questionbank (from betting.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
bet (v.)
betting (n.)
bet (n.)
make_bet (l.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: better (vnrole: 54.5-agent, 94-agent, 70-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: amount of bet (vnrole: 54.5-asset, 94-theme)
        Arg2-PPT: basis, proposition, bet-on (vnrole: 70-theme)
        Arg3-GOL: co-better (vnrole: 54.5-recipient)

Example: nominal proposition

        [Speculative]-1 investors, *trace*-1 betting on an imminent clash between Ford and GM, pushed up Jaguar's share price...

        Arg0: *trace*-1
        Rel: betting
        Arg2: on an imminent clash between Ford and GM

Example: with amount

        That would be a huge problem if it were to continue, because Unisys is betting its business on the assumption that customers want to move away from using operating systems that run on only one manufacturer's equipment and toward systems -- mainly Unix -- that work on almost anyone's machines.

        Arg0: Unisys
        Rel: betting
        Arg1: its business
        Arg2: on the assumption that customers want to move away from using operating systems that run on only one manufacturer's equipment and toward systems -- mainly Unix -- that work on almost anyone's machines

Example: sentential proposition

        That indicates speculators are betting a higher offer is in the wings.

        Arg0: speculators
        Rel: betting
        Arg2: a higher offer is in the wings

Example: sentential proposition and dollar amount

        John bet his life that the stock market would never go down.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: bet
        Arg1: his life
        Arg2: that the stock market would never go down

Example: with co-better

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        Two years ago , a Canadian reader bet Omni Magazine $ 1,000 [*U*] that it could n't debunk the uncanny goings-on in `` the Oregon Vortex , '' a former Indian burial ground in southern Oregon .

        Argm-tmp: Two years ago
        Arg0: a Canadian reader
        Rel: bet
        Arg3: Omni Magazine
        Arg1: $ 1,000 [*U*]
        Arg2: that it could n't debunk the uncanny goings-on in `` the Oregon Vortex , '' a former Indian burial ground in southern Oregon

Example: Args 2 & 3

        Topping the cheese stunt , on another typical evening of fun on`` Wetten Dass , '' a contestant won a bet with the show 's host, Thomas Gottschalk , that he could identify 300 German dialectsover the telephone .

        Rel: bet
        Arg3: with the show 's host , Thomas Gottschalk ,
        Arg2: that he could identify 300 German dialects over the telephone

Example: Args 0 & 1

        While Bookforum noir columnist and New School University writing program director Robert Polito "lost big," Jason Brantley won his bet of $12 dollars.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: bet
        Arg1: of $12 dollars

Example: Args 0, 1, 2

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

        Retired executive Bruce Cassidy hopes he doesn't shank his multimillion-dollar bet on an exclusive Gulf Coast golf course.

        Arg0: his
        Arg1: multimillion-dollar
        Rel: bet
        Arg2: on an exclusive Gulf Coast golf course

Example: Headline, Args 0, 1, 2

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

        How Terralliance's Billion-Dollar Bet Against Big Oil Failed ...

        Arg0: Terralliance's
        Arg1: Billion-Dollar
        Rel: Bet
        Arg2: against Big Oil

Example: Args 0, 1, 3

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

        Alex reminds us about his million dollar bet with Pete.

        Arg0: his
        Arg1: million dollar
        Rel: bet
        Arg3: with Pete