Predicate: corner

Roleset id: corner.01 , have a monopoly on, having a monopoly (watch out for non-events!), Source: , vncls: , framnet:

corner.01: CORNER-V NOTES: That was a surprisingly clunky example. (from corner.01-v) CORNER-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on WN eventive noun lexicon, corner.01. No VNcls. (from corner.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
corner (n.)
corner (v.)

Roles:

        If it's a spatial feature, it's NOT an event! Call it .YY! (from corner.01-n)
        Arg0-PAG: monopolist
        Arg1-PPT: thing monopolized

Example: corner the market

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle

        Since then, Intel has cornered a large part of the market with successive generations of 16-bit and 32-bit chips, all of which can run software written for previous models.

        ArgM-TMP: Since then
        Arg0: Intel
        Rel: cornered
        Arg1: a large part of the market
        ArgM-MNR: with successive generations of 16-bit and 32-bit chips, all of which can run software written for previous models

Example: trap someone

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

        In order to get Mary's full attention when he wanted to ask her for a date, John cornered Mary in the women's bathroom.

        Argm-PNC: In order to get Mary's full attention when he wanted to ask her for a date
        Arg0: John
        Rel: cornered
        Arg1: Mary
        Argm-LOC: in the women's bathroom

Example: NOT EVENTIVE

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

        Remember in the 80s when the next ice age was around the corner and we were all going to freeze to death ?

Example: both args

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

        At harvest time his corner of the market for olive presses paid off because he then rented them out "at any rate which he pleased," making a lot of money and

        Arg0: his
        Rel: corner
        Arg1: of the market for olive presses