Predicate: discount

Roleset id: discount.01 , reduce in price, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

discount.01: DISCOUNT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'discount' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No Verbnet entry. No comparison. (from discount.01-v predicate notes) DISCOUNT-N NOTES: Based on Bolt data. Comparison to discount.01-v. No VN class. Framed by Katie. (from discount.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
discount (v.)
discount (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: discounter
        Arg1-PPT: commodity
        Arg2-EXT: EXT, amount of reduction
        Arg3-DIR: start point
        Arg4-GOL: end point

Example: just transitive

        Anheuser-Busch Cos. said it-1 plans *trace*-1 to aggressively discount its major beer brands...

        Arg0: *trace*
        Argm-mnr: aggressively
        Rel: discount
        Arg1: its major beer brands

Example: almost all args

        John discounted the price of his eternal soul from eternal life and unimaginable wealth to one decent night's sleep.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: discounted
        Arg1: the price of his eternal soul
        Arg3: from eternal life and unimaginable wealth
        Arg4: to one decent night's sleep

Example: with extent

        With a 20% discount from ebay, I decided to buy

        Arg2: 20%
        Rel: discount
        Arg0: from ebay

Example: with arg 1, 3 and 4

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

        With the price discount from $50 to $27.98, I decided to buy.

        Arg1: price
        Rel: discount
        Arg3: from $50
        Arg4: to $27.98

Roleset id: discount.02 , identify as unimportant, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

discount.02: DISCOUNT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'discount' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No Verbnet entry. No comparison. (from discount.02-v predicate notes)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
discount (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: identifier
        Arg1-PPT: unimportant thing
        Arg2-PRD: secondary attribute

Example: all args

        [John's dissertation]-1 was discounted *trace*-1 by everyone who read it as worthless drivel.

        Rel: discounted
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg0: by everyone who read it
        Arg2: as worthless drivel