Predicate: codify

Roleset id: codify.01 , arrange, systematize, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

codify.01: CODIFY-V NOTES: Frames file for 'codify' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from codify.01-v predicate notes)


codify (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: arranger
        Arg1-PPT: thing being codified
        Arg2-PRD: end state

Example: usually just transitive

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

        Shortly afterwards, Mr. Bush imposed a series of anti-China sanctions, including suspension of most high-level talks, which *trace*-1 could be codified *trace*-1 in U.S. congressional legislation in the coming weeks.

        Argm-mod: could
        Rel: codified
        Arg1: *trace*
        Argm-rcl: which -> anti-China sanctions
        Argm-loc: in U.S. congressional legislation
        Argm-tmp: in the coming weeks

Example: with end state?

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

        Mary codified her violence towards John into a neat weekly schedule of beatings and other torture.

        Arg0: Mary
        Rel: codified
        Arg1: her violence towards John
        Arg2: into a neat weekly schedule of beatings and other torture