Predicate: equate

Roleset id: equate.01 , declare equal, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

equate.01: EQUATE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'equate' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from equate.01-v predicate notes) EQUATION-N NOTES: (from equation.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
equate (v.)
equation (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: agent, declarer
        Arg1-PPT: first equal thing (or both)
        Arg2-PPT: second equal thing

Example: all args

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

        [The public]-1 has a tendency *trace*-1 to equate lawful demonstrations with non-violent civil disobedience.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: equate
        Arg1: lawful demonstrations
        Arg2: with non-violent civil disobedience

Example: passive

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        In practice, it-1 ends up *trace*-1 being equated *trace*-1 with a ``self-expression'' that encourages the youngsters' ``self-esteem.''

        Rel: equated
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg2: with a ``self-expression'' that encourages the youngsters' ``self-esteem

Example: merged things

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        John equates Mary's violent and romantic tendencies, since both cause great amounts of pain.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: equates
        Arg1: Mary's violent and romantic tendencies
        Argm-cau: since both cause great amounts of pain

Example: all args

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

        The main feature of Descartes's physics, his equation of matter with extension, was particularly important.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: equation
        Arg1: of matter
        Arg2: with extension