Predicate: bill

Roleset id: bill.01 , charge a fee, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bill.01: BILL-V NOTES: Frames file for 'bill' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Verbnet entries 29.2 and 54.5, other framed members include classify, count, define, describe, emply, establish, intend, portray, rank, recommend, regard, treat, view (but those don't seem right to me); and concern (and that doesn't seem right at all.) No Framenet entry. Comparison with 'charge'. (from bill.01-v predicate notes) BILLING-N NOTES: bill.01 (from billing.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
billing (n.)
bill (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: seller, biller (vnrole: 54.5-agent)
        Arg1-VSP: asking price, amount of bill (vnrole: 54.5-asset)
        Arg2-GOL: buyer, billed (vnrole: 54.5-recipient)
        Arg3-PRP: commodity

Example: no asking price

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

        According to one person familiar with the airline, [the buy-out group -- led by United's pilots union and UAL Chairman Stephen Wolf --]-2 has begun *trace*-2 billing UAL for fees and expenses it owes to investment bankers, law firms and banks.

        Arg0: *trace*-2
        Rel: billing
        Arg2: UAL
        Arg3: for fees and expenses it owes to investment bankers, law firms and banks

Example: with amount of bill

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

        Mary billed John a hundred dollars for a single kiss. And he paid it.

        Arg0: Mary
        Rel: billed
        Arg2: John
        Arg1: a hundred dollars
        Arg3: for a single kiss

Example: All args

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

        Ralphie's billing the Andersons $5000 dollars for one hour of his expertise appalled his new clients.9

        Arg0: Ralphie's
        Rel: billing
        Arg2: the Andersons
        Arg1: $5000
        Arg3: for one hour of his expertise

Roleset id: bill.02 , describe, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bill.02: BILL-V NOTES: I'm betting this sense always occurs in the passive. (from bill.02-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
bill (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: describer (vnrole: 29.2-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing described (vnrole: 29.2-theme)
        Arg2-PRD: secondary attribute, described-as (vnrole: 29.2-attribute)

Example: passivized

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        [That complex bid]-1 was billed *trace*-1 as France's largest takeover ever (this one is slightly smaller).

        Rel: billed
        Arg1: *trace*-1
        Arg2: as France 's largest takeover ever