Predicate: condemn

Roleset id: condemn.01 , express strong disapproval of, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

condemn.01: CONDEMN-V NOTES: Member of VNcls judgement-33, suspect-81. (from condemn.01-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
condemn (v.)Judgment_communication
condemnation (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: condemner (vnrole: 33-Agent, 81-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: condemned (vnrole: 33-Theme, 81-Theme)
        Arg2-CAU: grounds for condemnation, condemned as (vnrole: 81-Attribute)
        Arg3-GOL: destination

Example: straight transitive

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

        The two, Szeto Wah and Martin Lee, were deemed unfit because they had condemned China's crackdown on its pro-democracy movement.

        Arg0: they
        Rel: condemned
        Arg1: China's crackdown on its pro-democracy movement

Example: condemn as

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

        A White House spokesman condemned the truce suspension as ``deplorable'' but brushed off talk of renewing military funding for the insurgents.

        Arg0: A White House spokesman
        Rel: condemned
        Arg1: the truce suspension
        Arg2: as deplorable

Example: condemn to

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

        For instance, juries-1 would have *trace*-1 to consider specific ``aggravating'' and ``mitigating'' factors before *trace*-1 deciding whether *trace*-1 to condemn someone to death.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: condemn
        Arg1: someone
        Arg3: to death

Example: with grounds as gerund

        The internal investigation also condemned MiniScribe's auditors, Coopers& Lybrand, for allegedly ignoring numerous red flags.

        Arg0: The internal investigation
        Argm-dis: also
        Rel: condemned
        Arg1: MiniScribe's auditors, Coopers& Lybrand,
        Arg2: for allegedly ignoring numerous red flags

Example: with grounds as full clause

        A Poquet spokesman, for example, condemns the Atari Portfolio because it requires three batteries while the Poquet needs only two.

        Arg0: A Poquet spokesman
        Argm-dis: for example
        Rel: condemns
        Arg1: the Atari Portfolio
        Arg2: because it requires three batteries while the Poquet needs only two

Example: args 2 and 3 together

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

        Mary condemned John to prison for his habit of waking her with icy-cold water.

        Arg0: Mary
        Rel: condemned
        Arg1: John
        Arg2: to prison
        Arg3: for his habit of waking her with icy-cold water