Predicate: conclude

Roleset id: conclude.01 , come to/point to a decision based on evidence, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

conclude.01: CONCLUDE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'conclude' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Comparison with 'decide'. Member of VNcls deduce-97.2. (from conclude.01-v) CONCLUSION-N NOTES: Roleset basedon verb entry conclude.01, OntoNotes grouping conclusion-n sense 2;maps to VN class deduce-97.2. Framed by Claire. (from conclusion.01-n) CONCLUSIVE-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT-4,5. (from conclusive.01-j)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
conclusive (j.)Coming_to_believe
conclude (v.)Comng_to_believe
conclusion (n.)

Roles:

        Arg2 new to the adjective frame, but can occur in the verb as well. It is vital to this adjectival use. (from conclusive.01-j)
        Arg0-PAG: decider (vnrole: 97.2-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: decision made (vnrole: 97.2-theme)
        Arg2-PPT: question answered
        Arg3-CAU: evidence

Example: conclude-v: icky

        An undistinguished college student who dabbled in zoology until he concluded that he couldn't stand cutting up frogs, Mr.Corry wanted to work for a big company ``that could do big things.''

        Arg0: he
        Rel: concluded
        Arg1: that he couldn't stand cutting up frogs

Example: conclusion-n: Args 0 & 1

        The most important one was her conclusion that radioactivity is an "atomic" phenomenon, not something caused by the molecular structure of the mineral.

        Arg0: her
        Rel: conclusion
        Arg1: that radioactivity is an "atomic" phenomenon, not something caused by the molecular structure of the mineral.

Example: conclusion-n: Args 0 & 1

        In particular, their conclusion that support for language rights among anglophones is unrelated to a general commitment tocivil rights is surprising.

        Arg0: their
        Rel: conclusion
        Arg1: that support for language rights among anglophones is unrelated to a general commitment to civil rights

Example: conclusion-n: arg2

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

        Lee added that he hoped the Advisory Group would shortly come to a firm conclusion on the " one China " issue .

        Argm-mnr: firm
        Rel: conclusion
        Arg2: on the "one China" issue

Example: conclusive-j: arg3

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

        I would n't support it for first time offenses , but when a criminal is given a second chance and reoffends , I 'm all for it... I mean , if the evidence is 100 % conclusive that is , which is the case most of the time now with modern technology etc

        Arg3: the evidence
        Argm-ext: 100%
        Rel: conclusive
        Argm-adv: that is
        Argm-adv: which is the case most of the time now with modern technology etc.

Example: conclusive-j: args 1, 3

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

        acid test - A test that-1 [*-1] is conclusive of the value or success of something, derived from the original use of nitric acid as a test for gold.

        Arg3: [*-1]
        Rel: conclusive
        Arg1: of the value or success of something

Example: conclusive-j: args 0, 2, 3

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

        The evidence was conclusive for the court on the issue of paternity

        Arg3: The evidence
        Rel: conclusive
        Arg0: for the court
        Arg1: on the issue of paternity

Example: conclusive-j: args 1, 3

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

        The test was conclusive of paternity

        Arg3: The test
        Rel: conclusive
        Arg1: of paternity

Roleset id: conclude.02 , bring to an end, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

conclude.02: CONCLUDE-V NOTES: Comparison with 'end'. Member of VNcls stop-55.4-1. Updated by Julia, 11/2010. (from conclude.02-v) CONCLUSION-N NOTES: (from conclusion.02-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
conclude (v.)Process_end, Activity_finish
conclusion (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: Intentional agent (vnrole: 55.4-1-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: Thing ending (vnrole: 55.4-1-theme)
        Arg2-MNR: Explicit instrument, thing ended with (vnrole: 55.4-1-instrument)
        Argm-TMP: point at which something ends

Example: only transitive

        Mr. Nichol said he was ``extremely disappointed in the continuing deterioration of the company's operations while it-1 attempted *trace*-1 to conclude the reorganization during the pastfour months.''

        Arg0: *trace*-1
        Rel: conclude
        Arg1: the reorganization
        Argm-tmp: during the past four months

Example: with instrument

        John concluded his after-dinner speech with a belch.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: concluded
        Arg1: his after-dinner
        Arg2: with a belch

Example: action as thing concluded

        person: third,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: participle

        A long-time Tri-State area radio personality, in October 2009 he concluded doing a regular morning program on ?Oldies 1160?.

        Argm-prd: A long-time Tri-State area radio personality
        Argm-tmp: in October 2009
        Arg0: he
        Rel: concluded
        Arg1: doing a regular morning program on "Oldies 1160"

Example: ergative

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

        In this jeremiad , males are viewed as the ? enemy , ? and are so characterized throughout the book , which-1 *trace*-1 concludes with exhortations to engage the foe and a strident call to arms-LRB- though not men 's -RRB- .

        Arg1: *trace*-1 (= which)
        Argm-slc: which -> the book
        Rel: concludes
        Arg2: with exhortations to engage the foe and a strident call to arms -LRB- though not men's -RBR-

Example: Arg1

        Much of Europe lay in ruins at the conclusion of World War II.

        Rel: conclusion
        Arg1: of World War II

Example: Args 0, 1, MNR

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

        Her hasty conclusion of the board meeting was meant to avert a fight between two of the board members.

        Arg0: Her
        Argm-mnr: hasty
        Rel: conclusion
        Arg1: of the board meeting

Example: All arguments

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

        Thomas began covering the White House with the Kennedy Administration in 1961, becoming known for her front-row seat at presidential news conference and her conclusion of conferences with the tagline "Thank you, Mr. President."

        Arg0: her
        Rel: conclusion
        Arg1: of conferences
        Arg2: with the tagline "Thank you, Mr. President."