Predicate: communicate

Roleset id: communicate.01 , communicate, discussing, passing information, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

communicate.01: COMMUNICATE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'communicate' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entries battle-36.4-1, correspond-36.1, transfer_mesg-37.1.1. Framenet entry Communication. (from communicate.01-v predicate notes) COMMUNICATING-N NOTES: (from communicating.01-n) COMMUNICATION-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry communicate.01, OntoNotes grouping communication-n sense 1; maps to VN classes battle-36.4-1, correspond-36.1, transfer_mesg-37.1.1. Framed by Claire. (from communication.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
communicating (n.)
communication (n.)
communicate (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: first (or all) communicator(s) (vnrole: 36.1-agent, 37.1.1-agent, 36.4-1-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: utterance (vnrole: 36.1-theme, 37.1.1-topic, 36.4-1-topic)
        Arg2-COM: other communicator(s), communicated with or to (vnrole: 36.1-co-agent, 37.1.1-recipient, 36.4-1-co-agent)

Example: all args

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

        Mr. Guber says that Mr. Semel did convey that information and that Mr. Semel said Mr. Ross was ``crazy because of the Time deal,'' meaning, Mr. Guber says, that [Mr. Ross]-1 ``did not want *trace*-1 to communicate to his new merger partner, Time Inc., that Warner's agreements provided for our departure under these circumstances.''

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: communicate
        Arg2: his new merger partner, Time Inc.,
        Arg1: that Warner's agreements provided for our departure under these circumstances

Example: unstated communication

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

        We-1 lost our chance *trace*-1 to communicate with sweet-natured visitors ``about four feet tall (who) looked as though they were made of puffed-up marshmallow.''

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: communicate
        Arg2: with sweet-natured visitors ``about four feet tall (who) looked as though they were made of puffed-up marshmallow

Example: no co-communicator

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

        John-1 is not very good at *trace*-1 communicating his wishes.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: communicating
        Arg1: his wishes

Example: Arg 1

        The communication of the details of the plan took two hours.

        Rel: communication
        Arg1: of the details of the plan

Example: NP only, Arg2

        concomitantly opening up channels of communications with theTigrean rebels through neighboring Sudan

        Rel: communications
        Arg2: with the Tigrean rebels

Example: Communicators as one constituent, MNR

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

        Communication between the prisoners via tapping sounds began on Friday.

        Rel: communication
        Arg0: between the prisoners
        Argm-mnr: via tapping sounds

Example: Arg0 as "from" PP, MNR

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

        They could not act without official communication from Moscow.

        Argm-mnr: official
        Rel: communication
        Arg0: from Moscow

Example: All arguments

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

        If a physicist, in her own thought and her communication with other physicists about physics, were obliged to use nothing but layman's terms, little could be said.

        Arg0: her
        Rel: communication
        Arg2: with other physicists
        Arg1: about physics