Roleset id: nick.01 , cut slightly, Source: , vncls: , framnet: nick.01: NICK-V NOTES: Frames file for 'nick' based on sentences in financial subcorpus andautomatic expansion via verbnet. (from nick.01-v)
Arg0-PAG: cutter (vnrole: 40.8.3-2-experiencer, 21.2-1-agent)
Arg1-PPT: thing cut (vnrole: 40.8.3-2-patient, 21.2-1-patient)
Arg3-MNR: instrument (vnrole: 21.2-1-instrument)
Example: cutter or instrument?
person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle
The thrift said earnings-1 also were nicked *trace*-1 in the quarter by a $4 million provision for losses associated with its previously reported plan to liquidate a real-estate franchise network.
Argm-tmp: in the quarter
Arg0: by a $4 million provision for losses associated with its previously reported plan to liquidate a real-estate franchise network
Roleset id: nick.02 , pocket, steal, Source: , vncls: , framnet: nick.02: NICK-V NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT. Member of VNcls steal-10.5-1. Comparison to steal.01. (from nick.02-v)
Arg0-PAG: thief (vnrole: 10.5-1-agent)
Arg1-PPT: thing stolen (vnrole: 10.5-1-theme)
Arg2-DIR: stolen from (vnrole: 10.5-1-source)
Example: args 0 and 1
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns
I live right in the middle of this crap , and I know of the sort of people who 're getting involved , and it really just boils down to some entitled pricks who 've realised that the police wo n't stop them from *PRO* nicking things they want if they do it simultaneously , morality be damned .
Arg0: *PRO*, *link -> [them]
Arg1: things they want