Predicate: contemplate

Roleset id: contemplate.01 , think about, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

contemplate.01: CONTEMPLATE-V NOTES: Based on financial subcorpus; nominal 'contemplation' based on BOLT-6. No Verbnet entry. Comparison to think (about). (from contemplate.01-v) CONTEMPLATION-N NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from contemplation.01-n)


contemplate (v.)Cogitation
contemplation (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: thinker
        Arg1-PPT: thought
        Arg2-PRD: attribute

Example: contemplate-v: transitive

        And with the company's recent announcement that it is contemplating a partial sale of its real estate, the values suddenly look poorer.

        Arg0: it
        Rel: contemplating
        Arg1: a partial sale of its real estate

Example: contemplate-v: with attribute

        John contemplated stalking Mary as a sign of his devotion.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: contemplated
        Arg1: stalking Mary
        Arg2: as a sign of his devotion

Example: contemplation-n

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

        I believe this is definitely something worthy of our serious contemplation .

        Arg0: our
        Argm-mnr: serious
        Rel: contemplation