Predicate: level

Roleset id: level.01 , cause to become level, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

level.01: LEVEL-V NOTES: Frames file for 'level' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No access to verbnet. No comparison. (from level.01-v predicate notes)

Aliases:

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level (v.)

Roles:

        Arg2 from the verb omitted, as it is unlikely. (from level.01-j)
        Arg0-PAG: cause, agent (vnrole: 45.4-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing becoming level (vnrole: 45.4-patient)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument, if separate from agent (vnrole: 45.4-instrument)

Example: all args

        John levelled the cup of flour with the bottom of his shoe.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: levelled
        Arg1: the cup of flour
        Arg2: with the bottom of his shoe

Example: boom

        person: third,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        In May 1988, [an ammonium perchlorate plant in Henderson owned by an American Pacific Corp. unit]-1 was leveled [*-1]by a series of explosions.

        Argm-tmp: In May 1988
        Rel: leveled
        Arg1: [*-1]
        Arg2: by a series of explosions

Roleset id: level.03 , direct emphatically, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

level.03: LEVEL-V NOTES: Frames file for 'level' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No access to verbnet. No comparison. (from level.03-v predicate notes)

Aliases:

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level (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: director, agent
        Arg1-PPT: us. charges or accusations
        Arg2-GOL: target

Example: take that!

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

        [Warner Communications Inc. and Sony Corp.]-1 resumed settlement talks on their legal battle over Hollywood producers Peter Guber and Jon Peters, but continued [*-1]to level strong accusations at each other in legal documents.

        Arg0: [*-1]
        Rel: level
        Arg1: strong accusations
        Arg2-rec: at each other
        Argm-loc: in legal documents

Roleset id: level.04 , even, flat, uniformly horizontal, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

level.04: LEVEL-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT-1, flat-j.01, level-v.01, which corresponds to VNcls other_cos-45.5. (from level.01-j)

Aliases:

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level (j.)

Roles:

        Arg2 from the verb omitted, as it is unlikely.
        Arg0-PAG: agent/causer of levelness
        Arg1-PPT: level thing

Example: arg1

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

        Eygpt , probably because they 're comparitively level and calm . -LRB- I said comparatively -RRB- .

        Arg1: they
        Argm-adv: comparatively
        Rel: level


Predicate: level_off

Roleset id: level_off.02 , level off: become level, even, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

level_off.02: LEVEL_OFF-V NOTES: See vn class other_cos-45.4, but verb particle construction isn't present in class (from level.02-v)

Aliases:

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level_off (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: cause, agent
        Arg1-PPT: thing becoming level
        Arg2-MNR: instrument, if separate from agent

Example: unaccusative

        [ECONOMIC GROWTH]-1 APPEARS *trace*-1 to be leveling off, latest reports suggest.

        Arg1: *trace*
        Rel: [ leveling] [ off]

Example: agentive

        John levelled off the cup of flour with the bottom of his shoe.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: [levelled] [off]
        Arg1: the cup of flour
        Arg2: with the bottom of his shoe