Roleset id: espouse.01 , adopt/have a belief, Source: , vncls: , framnet: espouse.01: ESPOUSE-V NOTES: Dictionary also suggests 'espouse' to mean 'take in marriage'(e-spouse), which I've never heard. It also suggests 'give inmarriage', making this another one of the rare words in English whichis its own antonym. (from espouse.01-v)
Arg0-PAG: haver of belief
Example: I'm a Material Girl
person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full
The survey found that nearly half of Hong Kong consumers espouse what it identified as materialistic values, compared with about one-third in Japan and the U.S.
Arg0: nearly half of Hong Kong consumers
Arg1: what it identified as materialistic values