Roleset id: focus.01 , focus, concentrate, Source: , vncls: , framnet: focus.01: FOCUS-V NOTES: Frames file for 'focus' based on sentences in financial subcorpus; adjectival 'focused' found in BOLT-7. Member of VNcls focus-87.1 (from focus.01-v) FOCUSED-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from focused.01-j)
The default arg1 is something like "its attention" (from focus.01-v)
Arg0-PAG: agent, focuser (vnrole: 87.1-agent)
Arg1-PPT: thing focused
Arg2-GOL: focused-on (vnrole: 87.1-topic)
Example: focus-v: all args
...will allow the U.S. auto maker to focus its resources on the intensifying struggle with GM for a stake in Jaguar.
Arg0: the U.S. auto maker
Arg1: its resources
Arg2: on the intensifying struggle with GM for a stake in Jaguar
Example: focus-v: unstated thing focussed
Michael Carstens added that the sale of assets would allow Sea Containers to focus on its core container businesses.
Arg0: Sea Containers
Arg2: on its core container businesses
Example: focus-v: unstated target of focus
He said the improvement was a result of ... *trace* focusing more carefully the company's promotional activities.
Argm-mnr: more carefully
Arg1: the company's promotional activities
Example: focus-v: passivized
Dealers said [most investor interest]-1 was focused *trace*-1 on defensive blue-chip stocks, particularly those with limited U.K. exposure.
Arg2: on defensive blue-chip stocks, particularly those with limited U.K. exposure
Example: focus-v: ergative
person: third,  tense: future,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: infinitive
Is it your understanding that because Dover is a standard - based district , [the class instruction]-1 is going *PRO*-1 to focus on preparing students to achieve proficiency on those standard - based tests that we were just describing ?
Arg2: on preparing students to achieve proficiency on those standard - based tests that we were just describing
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns
and grow into a democratic country which-1 [*-1] is oriented and focused on people .
Arg2: on people