Predicate: bid

Roleset id: bid.01 , auction, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bid.01: BID-V NOTES: Frames file for 'bid' based on first handful of sentences from big corpus (from bid.01-v predicate notes)
       
        BIDDING-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry bid.01, OntoNotes grouping bidding-n sense 3; no mapping to VN. Framed by Claire. (from bidding.01-n)
       
        BID-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry bid.01, OntoNotes grouping bid-n senses 1, 2& 5; no mapping to VN. Framed by Claire. (from bid.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
bid (v.)
bid (n.)
make_bid (l.)
bidding (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: bidder
        Arg1-PPT: the target, goods
        Arg2-VSP: how much you're bidding, buying price

Example: just bidder and goods

        Ford will bid for 100% of Jaguar's shares

        Arg0: Ford
        Rel: bid
        Arg1: for 100% of Jaguar's shares

Example: with price

        Mr. Pilson bid $243 million for rights to the 1992 Winter Games.

        Arg0: Mr. Pilson
        Rel: bid
        Arg2: $243 million
        Arg1: for rights to the 1992 Winter Games.

Example: With Purpose clause

        Paribas will bid to boost its stake in Navigation Mixte

        Arg0: Paribas
        Rel: will bid
        Argm-pnc: to boost its stake in Navigation Mixte

Example: goods as infinitive

        Garth Drabinsky will bid $780.6 million to acquire the company.

        Arg0: Garth Drabinsky
        Argm-mod: will
        Rel: bid
        Arg2: $780.6 million
        Arg1: to acquire the company

Example: Arg 1 only

        New England Electric System bowed out of the bidding for PublicService Co. of New Hampshire , saying that the risks were toohigh and the potential payoff too far in the future to justify ahigher offer .

        Rel: bidding
        Arg1: for Public Service Co. of New Hampshire

Example: Args 0 & 1

        His bidding on that house resulted on higher counteroffers by several other parties.

        Arg0: His
        Rel: bidding
        Arg1: on that house

Example: Args 1 & 2

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

        Multimillion-dollar bidding on the Jenkins Venus sculpture last year was reminiscent of the erstwhile tech IPO binge

        Arg2: Multimillion-dollar
        Rel: bidding
        Arg1: on the Jenkins Venus sculture
        Argm-tmp: last year

Example: NP only, args 0, 1, & 2.

        its previously reported $ 27.50-a-share bid to buy the company

        Arg0: its
        Arg2: $ 27.50-a-share
        Rel: bid
        Arg1: to buy the company.

Example: NP only, args 1 & 2

        the $ 3.4 billion bid for Columbia

        Arg2: $ 3.4 billion
        Rel: bid
        Arg1: for Columbia

Example: Arg 1 only

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

        Will he make a bid for the Presidency in 2008?

        Rel: bid
        Arg1: for the Presidency

Example: Arg 0 in "from" PP

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

        We thought the bid from the second landscaping firm was too high.

        Rel: bid
        Arg0: from the second landscaping firm

Roleset id: bid.02 , some weird causative usage, not unlike "call", Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bid.02: BID-V NOTES: Frames file for 'bid' based on first handful of sentences from big corpus (from bid.02-v predicate notes)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
bid (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: bidder
        Arg1-PPT: the target
        Arg2-GOL: benefactive
        Arg3-PRD: secondary predication on Arg1

Example: secondary predication

        Market participants bid the US unit lower.

        Arg0: Market participants
        Rel: bid
        Arg1: the US unit
        Arg3: lower

Example: same, reversed order

        Investors bid up the oil market.

        Arg0: Investors
        Rel: bid
        Arg3: up
        Arg1: the oil market

Roleset id: bid.03 , say, wish, convey, say, wish, convey, tell someone to do something, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bid.03: BID-V NOTES: Frames file for 'bid' based on first handful of sentences from big corpus (from bid.03-v predicate notes)
       
        BID-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry bid.03, OntoNotes grouping bid-n sense 3; no mapping to VN. Framed by Claire. (from bid.02-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
bid (v.)
bid (n.)
bidding (n.)

Roles:

        No examples of listener found, invention seemed like a stretch, but you never know what's possible. (from bid.02-n)
        Arg0-PAG: speaker
        Arg1-PPT: utterance
        Arg2-GOL: listener

Example: farewell

        Southern China will bid farewell to the snow tonight.

        Arg0: Southern China
        Argm-mod: will
        Rel: bid
        Arg1: farewell
        Arg2: to the snow
        Argm-tmp: tonight

Example: Arg 0

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

        The courtesans did the Sultan's bid.

        Arg0: Sultan's
        Rel: bid

Example: Args 0, 1

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

        The children ignored my bid to sit down and be quiet.

        Arg0: my
        Rel: bid
        Arg1: to sit down and be quiet

Example: Arg 0 only

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

        Computers do his bidding

        Arg0: his
        Rel: bidding

Example: All arguments

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

        The chiefs sit around in silent dignity, the speaker alone rising to present their cause to the presiding officer upon his bidding them to unfold their grievances.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: bidding
        Arg2: them
        Arg1: to unfold their grievances

Roleset id: bid.06 , declaration of playing a suit in bridge, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bid.06: BID-N NOTES: Roleset based on OntoNotes grouping bid-n sense 4, no corresponding PropBank verb entry, no mapping to VN. Framed by Claire. (from bid.03-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
bid (n.)
bidding (n.)
bid (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: player
        Arg1-PPT: suit

Example: All arguments

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

        John's bid of eight hearts wasn't enough to win.

        Arg0: John's
        Rel: bid
        Arg1: of eight hearts

Example: All arguments

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

        Mary thought John's bidding of six contracts was too aggressive.

        Arg0: John's
        Rel: bidding
        Arg1: of six contracts


Predicate: bidding

Roleset id: bidding.04 , obey, follow the rules, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bidding.04: BIDDING-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry bid.03, OntoNotes grouping bidding-n sense 1; no mapping to VN. Framed by Claire. (from bidding.02-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
bidding (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: speaker, bidder
        Arg1-PPT: utterance, bidding
        Arg2-GOL: listener, recipient of bid

Example: Arg 0 only

        Computers do his bidding

        Arg0: his
        Rel: bidding

Example: All arguments

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

        The chiefs sit around in silent dignity, the speaker alone rising to present their cause to the presiding officer upon his bidding them to unfold their grievances.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: bidding
        Arg2: them
        Arg1: to unfold their grievances