Roleset id: modernize.01 , make more up-to-date, Source: , vncls: , framnet:
modernize.01: MODERNIZE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'modernize' based on sentences in financial subcorpus; adjectival 'modern' based on BOLT-4,5. Member of VNcls other_cos-45.4 (from modernize.01-v) MODERNIZATION-N NOTES: Based on sentences in nouns-00040. Comparison to modernize.01. VN class other_cos-45.4. FN class cause_to_make_progress. Framed by Katie. (from modernization.01-n)
arg0 not very likely with adjectival 'modern'. (from modernize.01-v)
Arg0-PAG: modernizer (vnrole: 45.4-agent)
Arg1-PPT: thing being modernized (vnrole: 45.4-patient)
Example: modernize-v: transitive
At the same time, steelmakers-1 are trying *trace*-1 to invest more *trace*-1 to modernize technology and make themselves more competitive.