Predicate: merit

Roleset id: merit.01 , be worthy of, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

merit.01: MERIT-V NOTES: The 'bad enough' is another predicate in the sentence--fortunately onewhich we can leave aside for the time being. (from merit.01-v)


merit (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: thing worthy
        Arg1-PPT: thing worthy of

Example: simple

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

        So-called living-benefits provisions also merit a close inspection.

        Arg0: So-called living-benefits provisions
        ArgM-DIS: also
        Rel: merit
        Arg1: a close inspection

Example: complicated by qualifier

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

        So far, Mrs. Hills hasn't deemed [any cases]-1 bad enough *trace*-1 to merit an accelerated investigation under the so-called special 301 provision of the act.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: merit
        Arg1: an accelerated investigation