Predicate: follow

Roleset id: follow.01 , be subsequent, temporally or spatially, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

follow.01: FOLLOW-V NOTES: Member of VNcls contiguous_location-47.8, occurrence-48.3. (from follow.01-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
follow (v.)Relative_time

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: causal agent
        Arg1-PPT: thing following, coming after (vnrole: 47.8-theme, 48.3-theme)
        Arg2-PPT: thing followed, coming before (vnrole: 47.8-co-theme)

Example: intransitive

        Champagne and dessert followed.

        Arg1: Champagne and desert
        Rel: followed

Example: transitive

        The strong growth followed year-to-year increases of 21% in August.

        Arg1: The strong growth
        Rel: followed
        Arg2: year-to-year increases of 21% in August

Example: passivized

        [California]-1 led the nation, followed *trace*-1 by Texas, Iowa, and Florida

        Rel: followed
        Arg2: *trace*-1
        Arg1: by Texas, Iowa, and Florida

Example: as temporal

        *trace* Following the acquisition of RP Scherer, the maker of gelcaps decided to ...

        Arg1: *trace*
        Rel: Following
        Arg2: the acquisition of RP Scherer

Example: with causal agent

        Mr. Simmons has followed friendly offers with a hostile tender offer.

        Arg0: Mr. Simmons
        Rel: has followed
        Arg2: friendly offers
        Arg1: with a hostile tender offer

Example: obnoxious intervening idiom chunk

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

        Now Republican leaders are concentrating on attaching a capital-gains amendment to some other bill, perhaps a measure raising the federal borrowing limit or a second tax bill that-1 [*T*-1] would follow on the heels of the deficit-reduction legislation.

        Arg1: [*T*-1] (= that)
        Argm-slc: that -> a second tax bill
        Argm-mod: would
        Rel: follow
        Argm-mnr: on the heels
        Arg2: of the deficit-reduction legislation

Roleset id: follow.02 , adhere to, accept, understand, pursue, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

follow.02: FOLLOW-V NOTES: Member of VNcls chase-51.6, comprehend-87.2-1. (from follow.02-v) FOLLOWING-N NOTES: Based on sentences in nouns-00040. Comparison to follow.02. Vn classes chase-51.6 and comprehend-87.2-1. Framed by Katie. (from following.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
following (n.)
follow (v.)Cotheme Compliance

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: acceptor, pursuer (vnrole: 51.6-agent, 87.2-1-experiencer)
        Arg1-PPT: thing followed (vnrole: 51.6-theme, 87.2-1-stimulus)
        Arg2-GOL: benefactive

Example: another transitive

        Many investors follow a strategy of buying and holding a mix of stocks.

        Arg0: Many investors
        Rel: follow
        Arg1: a strategy of buying and holding a mix of stocks

Example: with manner

        John avidly follows Major League baseball for his father, who can only receive Italian soccer on his TV.

        Arg0: John
        Argm-mnr: avidly
        Rel: follows
        Arg1: Major League baseball
        Arg2: for his father, who can only receive Italian soccer on his TV.

Example: arg 1 first

        its loyal following among buyers of equipment

        Arg1: its
        Argm-mnr: loyal
        Rel: following
        Arg0: among buyers of equipment

Example: arg 0 only

        Baker had a large gay following later in her career when she was an overdressed singer rather than underdressed dancer

        Argm-adj: large
        Arg0: gay
        Rel: following

Example: Arg 1 only

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

        bling following of fads

        Argm-mnr: blind
        Rel: following
        Arg1: of fads

Roleset id: follow.04 , list function, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

follow.04: FOLLOW-V NOTES: No VNcls. (from follow.04-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
follow (v.)
following (n.)

Roles:

        Arg1-PPT: described

Example: with arg

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle

        The following individuals were fined as indicated and barred from association with NASD members, or, where noted, suspended.

        Rel: following
        Arg1: individuals

Example: ICH

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle

        The following [*ICH*-2] were neither barred nor suspended: [Stephanie Veselich Enright, Rolling Hills, Calif., fined $2,500 and ordered to disgorge $11,762; Stuart Lane Russel, Glendale, Calif., fined $2,500 and ordered to disgorge $14,821; Devon Nilson Dahl, Fountain Valley, Calif., fined $82,389]-2.

        Rel: following
        Arg1: [*ICH*-2]

Roleset id: follow.05 , logical conclusion, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

follow.05: FOLLOW-V NOTES: No VNcls. (from follow.05-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
follow (v.)

Roles:

        Arg1-PPT: conclusion
        Arg2-DIR: thesis

Example: with manner

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

        ...``Robert Bork's America'' -- the parade of imaginary horribles that-2 [*T*-2]would follow logically, he claimed, from the positions Mr. Bork had taken over the space of two decades.

        Arg1: [*T*-2](=that)
        Argm-slc: that -> the parade of imaginary horribles
        Argm-mod: would
        Rel: follow
        Argm-mnr: logically
        Arg2: from the positions Mr. Bork had taken over the space of two decades


Predicate: follow_suit

Roleset id: follow_suit.06 , do the same thing, imitate, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

follow_suit.06: FOLLOW_SUIT-V NOTES: No VNcls. (from follow.06-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
follow_suit (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: imitator

Example: monkey see, monkey do

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

        Budget Rent a Car Corp., of Chicago, and National Car Rental Systems Inc., of Minneapolis, both said [0] they-1 had no plans [*]-1 to follow suit.

        Arg0: [*]
        Rel: follow suit


Predicate: follow_through

Roleset id: follow_through.07 , fulfill, complete, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

follow_through.07: FOLLOW_THROUGH-V NOTES: No VNcls. (from follow.07-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
follow_through (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: fulfiller
        Arg1-PPT: promise, plans, etc

Example: not like tennis

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

        They argue that as the Kremlin follows through on announced plans to cut land forces....

        Arg0: the Kremlin
        Rel: follows through
        Arg1: on announced plans to cut land forces

Roleset id: follow_through.08 , xray of the upper stomach involving barium, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

follow_through.08: FOLLOW_THROUGH-N NOTES: Based on Sharp data. Comparison to xray.01. No VN or FN classes. Framed by Katie. (from follow.02-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
follow_through (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: radiologist, x-rayer
        Arg1-PPT: subject

Example: nearly fixed arg 1

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

        a small bowel follow through

        Arg1: small bowel
        Rel: follow
        Rel: through


Predicate: follow_up

Roleset id: follow_up.03 , be subsequent, pursue, do follow-up, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

follow_up.03: FOLLOW_UP-V NOTES: No VNcls. (from follow.03-v) FOLLOW_UP-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry follow.03 and instances in CallHome. Framed by Claire. (from follow.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
follow_up (v.)
follow_up (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: causal agent
        Arg1-PPT: thing followed up on, coming before

Example: optional preposition

        Scty of State James Baker followed up [on] a proposal made by Bob Hawke.

        Arg0: Scy of State James Baker
        Rel: followed up
        Arg1: on a proposal made by Bob Hawke

Example: Within LVC

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

        I actually did my follow - up with Doctor Stokes because...

        Arg0: I
        Argm-adv: actually
        Argm-lvb: did
        Rel: [follow] [up]
        Argm-com: with Doctor Stokes
        Argm-cau: because...