Predicate: evacuate

Roleset id: evacuate.01 , cause to be empty (of people), empty, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

evacuate.01: EVACUATE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'evacuate' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 10.2, Framenet entries Escaping and Removing. (from evacuate.01-v predicate notes) EVACUATION-N NOTES: Based on sentences in Temprel data. Comparison to evacuate. See VN class banish-10.2 (evacuate). FN class removing. Framed by Katie. (from evacuation.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
evacuate (v.)
evacuation (n.)removing

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: causer of emptiness (vnrole: 10.2-Agent)
        Arg1-DIR: enclosure, building, etc (vnrole: 10.2-Source)
        Arg2-PPT: people (vnrole: 10.2-Theme)

Example: just enclosure

        person: third,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        [The plant]-1 was evacuated [*-1]and workers sent home.

        Rel: evacuated
        Arg1: [*-1]

Example: just people

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

        [Thousands of residents of low-lying areas]-1 were ordered [*-1]-2 [*-2] to evacuate as the storm headed north in the Gulf of Mexico with 80 mph winds.

        Arg2: [*-2]
        Rel: evacuate

Example: still missing an agent

        person: third,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        Major injuries weren't reported at Candlestick Park, where the third game of baseball's World Series was canceled and fans-4 evacuated [*-4] from the stadium.

        Rel: evacuated
        Arg2: [*-4]
        Arg1: from the stadium

Example: all args

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        The police evacuated John and Mary from their rickety love shack.

        Arg0: The police
        Rel: evacuated
        Arg2: John and Mary
        Arg1: from their rickety love shack

Example: arg 1 only

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

        the evacuation of cities in Katrina's path

        Rel: evacuation
        Arg1: of cities in Katrina's path

Example: all args

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

        China's massive evacuation of its citizens from Japan's northeast

        Arg0: China's
        Argm-adj: massive
        Rel: evacuation
        Arg2: of its citizens
        Arg1: from Japan's northeast