Roleset id: double.01 , become twofold, Source: , vncls: , framnet: double.01: DOUBLE-V NOTES: Note the ADV tagging of modifiers such as "almost" or "more than". (from double.01-v) DOUBLING-N NOTES: (from doubling.01-n)
Arg0-PAG: causer of increase (vnrole: 45.4-agent)
Arg1-PPT: thing increasing, rising (vnrole: 45.4-patient)
Arg2-PRD: attribute of arg 1
Arg3-DIR: start point
Arg4-GOL: end point
Example: just transitive
One person familiar with Georgia-Pacific said the acquisition would more than double the company's debt of almost $3 billion.
Arg0: the acquisition
Argm-adv: more than
Arg1: the company's debt of almost $3 billion
Example: with end point
That purchase doubled Quebecor's annual printing revenue to $750 million.
Arg0: That purchase
Arg1: Quebecor's annual printing revenue
Arg4: to $750 million
Example: start and end points, ergative
Genentech Inc. said third-quarter profit more than doubled to $11.4 million, or 13 cents a share, from a depressed 1988 third-quarter performance of $5.3 million, or six cents a share.
Arg1: third-quarter profit
Argm-adv: more than
Arg4: to $11.4 million, or 13 cents a share,
Arg3: from a depressed 1988 third-quarter performance of $5.3 million, or six cents a share
Example: With Attribute
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns
Coffee doubled in price.
Arg2: in price
Roleset id: double.02 , act, Source: , vncls: , framnet: double.02: DOUBLE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'double' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No access to verbnet. Comparison to 'rise'. (from double.02-v predicate notes)
Example: double agent
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle
One expert, whose job is so politically sensitive that he spoke on condition that he wouldn't be named, said the expected influx of East European refugees over the next few years will greatly increase the number of computer-maintenance workers, for example, doubling as foreign spies.
Arg0: computer-maintenance workers
Argm-dis: for example
Arg1: as foreign spies
Roleset id: double.03 , twice as much as, Source: , vncls: , framnet: double.03: DOUBLE-J NOTES: Added by Julia.
Arg1-PPT: thing that is double
Arg2-VSP: compared to what (single thing)
Joan Darrah , a retired Navy Captain , echoed Alva ’s sentiments , saying that she was constantly forced to live a double life while serving .
New research from MIT shows that the Earth's geomagnetic field intensity is double the long-term historical average
Arg1: the Earth's geomagnetic field intensity
Arg2: the long-term historical average