Predicate: elongate

Roleset id: elongate.01 , (make/be) longer, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

elongate.01: ELONGATE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'elongate' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from elongate.01-v predicate notes)


elongate (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer, agent
        Arg1-PPT: thing getting longer

Example: the one example

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

        And he hadn't used hormones, which [many growers]-2 employ [*-2]to elongate their Delicious apples for greater eye appeal.

        Arg0: [*-2]
        Rel: elongate
        Arg1: their Delicious apples
        ArgM-PNC: for greater eye appeal