Predicate: imply

Roleset id: imply.01 , suggest, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

imply.01: IMPLY-V NOTES: Effectively this should be read as "their name implies that theseoperations...", but Treebank uniformly does not parse it this way,probably because of the "as". Hence the need for the non-constituentargument. (from imply.01-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
imply (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-CAU: implier (vnrole: 78-Cause)
        Arg1-PPT: implication (vnrole: 78-Topic)
        Arg2-GOL: listener (vnrole: 78-Recipient)

Example: implied clause

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

        The statistics imply that three-quarters of blacks approve of Mr. Bush's job performance and 85% of blacks approve of Mrs. Bush.

        Arg0: The statistics
        Rel: imply
        Arg1: that three-quarters of blacks approve of Mr. Bush's job performance and 85% of blacks approve of Mrs. Bush

Example: implied NP

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

        A reintegrated Europe implies big changes in 40-year-old military and economic policies.

        Arg0: A reintegrated Europe
        Rel: implies
        Arg1: big changes in 40-year-old military and economic policies

Example: discourse usage

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

        As their name implies *trace*-1, [these operations are linked to far-reaching policy reforms that aim at helping borrowing countries get back on the growth path and at enhancing their credit-worthiness]-1.

        Arg0: their name
        Rel: implies
        Arg1: *trace*

Example: with listener

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

        Mary's behavior implied to John that he was getting lucky that evening.

        Arg0: Mary's behavior
        Rel: implied
        Arg2: to John
        Arg1: that he was getting lucky that evening