Predicate: herd

Roleset id: herd.01 , put into a group, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

herd.01: HERD-V NOTES: I think that sentence is misparsed, too; it's not that theinstitutions are causing some animals to group together, but thatinstitutions are animals that cause something else (customers?investors?) to group together. (from herd.01-v)


herd (v.)
herding (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent, entity causing some grouping (vnrole: 47.5.2-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: theme, thing being included in some group (vnrole: 47.5.2-theme)
        Arg2-GOL: group

Example: uninteresting transitive

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

        ``Institutions are herding animals,'' says Peter Anderson, who heads the pension-fund management arm of IDS Financial Services Inc.

        Arg0: Institutions
        Rel: herding
        Arg1: animals

Example: both theme and group

        John herded the cats into a tight cluster.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: herded
        Arg1: the cats
        Arg2: into a tight cluster