Predicate: check

Roleset id: check.01 , examine, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

check.01: CHECK-V NOTES: Frames file for 'check' based on sentences in financial subcorpus andautomatic expansion via verbnet. (from check.01-v predicate notes) CHECKING-N NOTES: Roleset based on instances in BOLT P01. Comparison to verb entry check.01, which maps to VN class 35.2. No FN for gerund form. (from checking.01-n) CHECK-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry check.01, OntoNotes grouping check-n sense 2; maps to VN class search-35.2. Framed by Claire. (from check.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
check (v.)
check (n.)
checking (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: checker (vnrole: 35.2-Agent)
        Arg1-LOC: thing checked (vnrole: 35.2-Location)
        Arg2-PPT: checked for (vnrole: 35.2-Theme)

Example: transitive

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

        Every day, Mr. Levy checks orders from Campeau department store chains, [*-2] trying [*-3]to guess if he will be paid [*-1].

        Argm-tmp: Every day
        Arg0: Mr. Levy
        Rel: checks
        Arg1: orders from Campeau department store chains
        Argm-adv: [*-2] trying [*-3]to guess if he will be paid [*-1]

Example: just prepositional

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

        The company, based [*] in San Francisco, said [0][it]*-1 had [*-1] to shut down a crude-oil pipeline in the Bay area [*-1] to check for leaks but added that its refinery in nearby Richmond, Calif., was undamaged.

        Arg0: [*-1]
        Rel: check
        Arg2: for leaks

Example: all args

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

        Every morning Mary checks John's homework for mistakes.

        Argm-tmp: Every morning
        Arg0: Mary
        Rel: checks
        Arg1: John's homework
        Arg2: for mistakes

Example: arg 1 only

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

        That idiotic GOP " Pledge to America " was ripped to shreds by Factcheck.org , but it wo n't matter because those who believe it -LRB- or at least believe in the idea of it -RRB- wo n't ever dare venture near a fact checking source .

        Arg1: fact
        Rel: checking

Example: All args

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

        Carter held the crowd to laughter with his checking his watch for the time, when he is partly blind.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: checking
        Arg1: his watch
        Arg2: for the time

Example: Arg 1 as "on" PP

        I had Betty run through the numbers as an additional check on my calculations.

        Argm-adj: additional
        Rel: check
        Arg1: on my calculations

Example: Arg1 as "of" PP

        John does a regular check of the oil level in his car engine.

        Argm-tmp: regular
        Rel: check
        Arg1: of the oil level in his car engine

Example: All arguments

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

        Her check of all the airlines for flights from Chicago to Toronto didn't turn up anything.

        Arg0: Her
        Rel: check
        Arg1: of all the airlines
        Arg2: for flights from Chicago to Toronto

Roleset id: check.03 , make checkmarks, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

check.03: CHECK-V NOTES: Frames file for 'check' based on sentences in financial subcorpus andautomatic expansion via verbnet. (from check.03-v predicate notes) CHECKING-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry check.03. No VN, no FN mapping. (from checking.03-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
checking (n.)
check (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: agent, person with pen
        Arg1-PPT: option, box, etc

Example: just like the SATs

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

        Offering the wine at roughly $65 a bottle wholesale ($100 retail), he sent merchants around the country a form asking [them]*-2 [*-2]to check one of three answers: 1) no, the wine is too high (2 responses); 2) yes, it's high but I 'll take it (2 responses); 3 ) I'll take all I can get (58 responses).

        Arg0: [*-2]
        Rel: check
        Arg1: one of three answers: 1) no, the wine is too high (2 responses); 2) yes, it's high but I 'll take it (2 responses); 3 ) I'll take all I can get (58 responses)

Example: All args

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

        He filed for divorce from Nancy in 2008, with her checking the ?financial disputes? box on the form at the time.

        Arg0: her
        Rel: checking
        Arg1: the "financial disputes" box on the form
        Argm-tmp: at the time

Roleset id: check.07 , control, moderate, curb, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

check.07: CHECK-V NOTES: Roleset added by Julia based on Brown corpus. Comparison to moderate. No Vncls (from check.07-v) CHECKING-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry check.07. No VN, FN mapping (from checking.04-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
check (v.)
checking (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: controller
        Arg1-PPT: thing that would be uncontrolled otherwise

Example: attenuate

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

        The music surged up , but it* failed *PRO* to check it .

        Arg0: *PRO*: it
        Rel: to check
        Arg1: it

Example: All args

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

        Mary's checking of John's authority over the remote control led to a significant decrease in the viewership of Jerry Springer.

        Arg0: Mary's
        Rel: checking
        Arg1: of John's authority over the remote control.

Roleset id: check.08 , have power over, curb or moderate, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

check.08: CHECK-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry check.07, OntoNotes grouping check-n senses 4, 6, 8, 9& 12; no relevant mapping to VN. Framed by Claire. (from check.02-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
check (n.)

Roles:

        This roleset applies to a variety of domains: politics, cards, hockey, chess... (from check.02-n)
        Arg0-PAG: controller
        Arg1-PPT: controlled, thing put in check

Example: Arg1 as "on" PP

        Without treatment, there will be no check on the disease's progression to terminal illness.

        Argm-neg: no
        Rel: check
        Arg1: on the disease's progression to terminal illness

Example: Arg1 as "to" PP

        The river put a check to the bloodhounds' tracking of the prisoner's scent.

        Rel: check
        Arg1: to the bloodhounds' tracking of the prisioner's scent.

Example: Arg 1 & TMP

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

        His book is an appeal to a permanent check on the growth and abuses of centralized authority.

        Argm-tmp: permanent
        Rel: check
        Arg1: on the growth and abuses of centralized authority

Example: Beneficiary, ArgM-GOL only

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

        The constitution defines a system of checks and balances for the central government.

        Rel: checks
        Argm-gol: for the central government

Example: Chess, Arg0 & 1

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

        The computer program's three checks on my king before the final checkmate was frustrating.

        Arg0: computer program's
        Argm-tmp: three
        Rel: checks
        Arg1: on my king
        Argm-tmp: before the final checkmate

Example: Cards, Args 0 & 1

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

        With everyone's check on the betting, it was time to show cards.

        Arg0: everyone's
        Rel: check
        Arg1: on the betting

Example: Hockey, Args 0 & 1

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

        His check of the offense was brilliant.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: check
        Arg1: of the offense


Predicate: check_in

Roleset id: check_in.02 , check into, as a hotel or conference, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

check_in.02: CHECK-V NOTES: Similarly "check out (of X)" (from check.02-v) CHECKING-N NOTES: Roleset based on comparison to verb entry check.02. No VN or FN mapping. (from checking.02-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
checking (n.)
check (n.)-
checkin (n.)-
check (v.)
check_in (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: staff member or other entity enabling the checking in
        Arg1-PPT: entity being checked in; future resident
        Arg2-GOL: place checked into

Example: classic roach motel ad, first half

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

        ``They check in, but they can't check out.''

        Arg0: They
        Rel: check in

Example: with arg1

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

        Mary checked John into a mental ward.

        Arg0: Mary
        Rel: checked
        Arg1: John
        Arg2: into a mental ward

Example: Args 1 and 2

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

        The burglar's undoing was his checking into a hotel in Pune.

        Arg1: his
        Rel: checking
        Arg2: into a hotel in Pune.

Roleset id: check_in.04 , check in: confirm, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

check_in.04: CHECK_IN-V NOTES: (from check.04-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
check_in (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: confirmer, agent
        Arg1-PPT: check in with whom

Example: not like a hotel!

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

        Hundreds of Californians made their way to their computers after the quake, and checked in with each other on electronic bulletin boards, which link computers CB-radio-style, via phone lines.

        Arg0: Hundreds of Californians
        Rel: [checked] [in]
        Arg1-with: with each other
        Argm-loc: on electronic bulletin boards, which link computers CB-radio-style, via phone lines


Predicate: check_out

Roleset id: check_out.09 , exit, as a hotel; to leave and pay, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
checking (n.)
check_out (v.)
check (n.)-
checkout (n.)-
check (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: staff member or other entity enabling the checkout; person being paid
        Arg1-PPT: entity being checked out; person leaving
        Arg2-GOL: place checked out of

Example: classic roach motel ad, second half

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

        ``They check in, but they can't check out.''

        Arg0: they
        Argm-MOD: can't
        Rel: check out

Roleset id: check_out.05 , examine, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

check_out.05: CHECK_OUT-V NOTES: Frame created by Jena (from check.05-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
check_out (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: checker (vnrole: 35.2-Agent)
        Arg1-LOC: thing checked (vnrole: 35.2-Location)
        Arg2-PPT: checked for (vnrole: 35.2-Theme)

Example: transitive

        Let's check out the main contents of today's program.

        Arg0: 's
        Rel: check out
        Arg1: the main contents of today's program


Predicate: check_up

Roleset id: check_up.06 , examine, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

check_up.06: CHECK_UP-V NOTES: Frame created by Jena (from check.06-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
check_up (v.)
check_up (n.)-

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: checker (vnrole: 35.2-Agent)
        Arg1-LOC: thing checked (vnrole: 35.2-Location)
        Arg2-PPT: checked for (vnrole: 35.2-Theme)

Example:

        Our supervisors checked up on us.

        Arg0: Our supervisors
        Rel: check up
        Arg1: on us