Predicate: exceed

Roleset id: exceed.01 , be more than, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

exceed.01: EXCEED-V NOTES: Frames file for 'exceed' based on sentences in financial subcorpus; adjectival 'excessive' based on BOLT-7. Memberof VNcls exceed-90-1. (from exceed.01-v)


exceed (v.)Surpassing


        Arg0-PPT: thing that's more (vnrole: 90-1-theme)
        Arg1-PPT: thing that's less (vnrole: 90-1-co-theme)
        Arg2-PRD: margin, difference (vnrole: 90-1-attribute)

Example: exceed-v: just transitive

        But the automotive parts and aerospace concern expects that net for the year ending Nov. 30 will exceed last fiscal year's netof $70 million, or $2.19 a share, primarily because of $200 millionin gains from sales of discontinued operations.

        Arg0: net for the year ending Nov. 30
        Argm-mod: will
        Rel: exceed
        Arg1: last fiscal year's net of $70 million, or $2.19 a share

Example: exceed-v: margin, as PP

        It expects to post a loss of 6.4 billion yen for the year ending tomorrow and its liabilities currently exceed its assets byabout 13.8 billion yen.

        Arg0: its liabilities
        Argm-tmp: currently
        Rel: exceed
        Arg1: its assets
        Arg2: by about 13.8 billion yen

Example: exceed-v: margin as adverb

        David J. Lothson, an industry analyst for PaineWebber Group Inc., said Johnson& Johnson's results slightly exceeded his expectations for the third quarter.

        Arg0: Johnson& Johnson's results
        Arg2: slightly
        Rel: exceeded
        Arg1: his expectations for the third quarter

Predicate: excessive

Roleset id: excessive.02 , exceeding a limit, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

excessive.02: adjectival 'excessive' based on BOLT-7.


excessive (j.)


        Arg1-PPT: thing that's excessive
        Arg2-PRD: specific attribute of arg1 that's excessive

Example: excessive-j

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

        Although it-1 appears *PRO*-1 to be extravagant or excessive , normally , it would be more realistic and meaningful to stress on "Do n't do evil . "

        Arg1: *PRO*-1
        Rel: excessive

Example: excessive-j: all args

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

        The modern diet may be excessive in carbohydrates."

        Arg1: The modern diet
        Argm-mod: may
        Rel: excessive
        Arg2: in carboyhdrates