Roleset id: encourage.01 , impelled action, giving courage to do something, Source: , vncls: , framnet:
encourage.01: ENCOURAGE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'encourage' based on financial subcorpus. Comparison with convince. Member of VNcls force-59, advise-37.9. (from encourage.01-v) ENCOURAGEMENT-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT, encourage.01. Corresponds to VNcls advise-37.9, amuse-31.1, force-59. (from encouragement.01-n) ENCOURAGING-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from encouraging.01-j)
In anticipation of that shift, he and other analysts are encouraging their clients to buy such issues now.
Argm-adv: In anticipation of that shift ,
Arg0: he and other analysts
Arg1: their clients
Arg2: to buy such issues now
1650s, from Hector (n.), in reference to his encouragement of his fellow Trojans to keep up the fight.
Arg1: of his fellow Trojans
Arg2: to keep up the fight
Roleset id: encourage.02 , provide favorable conditions for growth; promote, Source: , vncls: , framnet:
encourage.02: ENCOURAGE-V NOTES: Adjectival "encouraging" based on BOLT-4,5. Member of VNcls amuse-31.1, accept-77, promote-102. (from encourage.02-v) ENCOURAGEMENT-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT, encourage.02. Corresponds to VNcls promote-102, accept-77. (from encouragement.02-n) ENCOURAGING-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from encouraging.02-j)
This is one of the first bids under [new takeover rules]-1 aimed at *trace*-1 encouraging open bids instead of gradual accumulation of large stakes.
Arg1: open bids instead of gradual accumulation of large stakes
Mary encourages good behavior from John with unfulfilled promises of sexual favors. (What a tease.)
Arg1: good behavior from John
Arg2: with unfulfilled promises of sexual favors
It 's encouraging that some on the council -- Cnare and Bidar - Sielaff -- are working toward defining ethical boundaries , but it 's amazing that it has n't been done sooner .
Arg0: that some on the council-- Cnare and Bidar - Sielaff -- are working toward defining ethical boundaries
Example: encouragement-n: providing favorable conditions for growth
Historians pointed out that Hoover's embrace of voluntarism, his faith in social science expertise, and his encouragement of cooperation between and among different segments of the American economic order was rooted not in heartless and reactionary conservatism but in the progressive social thought of his time.
Arg1: of cooperation between and among different segents of the American economic order