Predicate: mail

Roleset id: mail.01 , send, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

mail.01: MAIL-V NOTES: Based on financial subcorpus, comparison with 'send'. Verbnet class send-11.1-1. (from mail.01-v)


mail (v.)Sending Contacting


        Arg0-PAG: mailer (vnrole: 11.1-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: letter (vnrole: 11.1-1-Theme)
        Arg2-GOL: mailed-to (vnrole: 11.1-1-Destination)

Example: all args present

        The directors said if Messrs. Drabinsky and Gottlieb mail an offer to shareholders by Nov. 22,...

        Arg0: Messrs. Drabinsky and Gottlieb
        Rel: mail
        Arg1: an offer
        Arg2: to shareholders
        Argm-tmp: by Nov. 22

Example: unstated recipient

        Dow Jones said it extended the offer to allow shareholders time to review a supplement to the Dow Jones tender offer circular that it mailed *trace* last Friday.

        Arg0: it
        Rel: mailed
        Arg1: *trace* (= that)
        Argm-slc: that -> the Dow Jones tender offer circular
        Argm-tmp: last Friday