Predicate: center

Roleset id: center.01 , focus (on), Source: , vncls: , framnet:

center.01: CENTER-V NOTES: Frames file for 'center' based on sentences in wsj; adjectival 'centered' found in BOLT-7. Member of VNcls focus-87.1. (from center.01-v) CENTERED-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on SHARP-SRED (from centered.01-j)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
center (v.)Place_weight_on
centered (j.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: agent, focuser (vnrole: 87.1-experiencer)
        Arg1-PPT: thing focused
        Arg2-GOL: focused-on (vnrole: 87.1-theme)

Example: center-v: normal usage

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        Speculation on his successor centers on a number of division heads at the house.

        Arg1: Speculation on his successor
        Rel: centers
        Arg2: on a number of division heads at the house

Example: center-v: around variant

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

        Japan's objections to the U.S. plan center around its desire to stay self-sufficient in rice, a staple food, even though foreign producers are far more efficient.

        Arg1: Japan's objections to the U.S. plan
        Rel: center
        Arg2: around its desire to stay self-sufficient in rice, a staple food, even though foreign producers are far more efficient

Example: center-v: in variant

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

        The size of the cuts isn't known, but [they]-1'll be centered *trace*-1 in the exploration and production division, which is responsible for locating oil reserves, drilling wells and pumping crude oil and natural gas.

        Rel: centered
        Arg1: *trace*-1
        Argm-mod: 'll
        Arg2: in the exploration and production division, which is responsible for locating oil reserves, drilling wells and pumping crude oil and natural gas

Example: center-v: agentive

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle

        In *trace*-2 centering on the disruption of a few proud local customs such as the historic homes tour and the damage to the antiquities, [your reporter]-2 served to only perpetuate an outdated and stereotypically provincial view of this otherwise thriving port city.

        Arg0: *trace*-2
        Rel: centering
        Arg2: on the disruption of a few proud local customs such as the historic homes tour and the damage to the antiquities

Example: center-v: arg2 as location

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

        The larger parallel after [the earthquake]-1 centered *trace*-1 south of San Francisco is surely with the state of the U.S. economy.

        Rel: centered
        Arg1: *trace*-1
        Arg2-loc: south of San Francisco

Example: center-v: all args

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

        John centered his gaze on Mary's knees.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: centered
        Arg1: his gaze
        Arg2: on Mary's knees

Example: centered-j

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

        Of course , undeniably , some enforcement departments , which-1 [*-1] are public security bureau - centered , face the fact that they have insufficient personnel and they have to recruit some " temporary workers . "

        Arg1: [*-1]
        Arg2: public security bureau
        Rel: centered

Roleset id: center.02 , politically/socially moderate, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
center (n.)
centrist (j.)
centrism (n.)

Roles:

        Arg1-PPT: politically/socially centrist entity
        Arg2-PPT: domain or topic of centrism

Example: Both args

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

        he's accused of being too centerist

        Arg1: he
        Argm-ext: too
        Rel: centerist