Predicate: observe

Roleset id: observe.01 , look at, mark, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

observe.01: OBSERVE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'observe' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Verbnet entries 29.5-2 30.2 35.4 37.7-1, other framed members include: assert, deny; regard, scrutinize, study; announce, claim, declare. Comparison with 'look (at)' and 'say'. (from observe.01-v predicate notes) OBSERVATION-N NOTES: Based on sentences in nouns-00040. Comparison to observe.01. VN classes sight-30.2 and investigate-35.4. FN class perception_action. Framed by Katie. (from observation.02-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
observation (n.)perception_action
observe (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PPT: observer (vnrole: 30.2-experiencer, 35.4-agent)
        Arg1-PAG: thing looked at (vnrole: 30.2-stimulus, 35.4-location)

Example: like Jane Goodall

        Mary observed John's behavior in the classroom and shook her head in disbelief.

        Arg0: Mary
        Rel: observed
        Arg1: John's behavior in the classroom

Example: commemorate

        Students at National Chenchi University observed the May Fourth Anniversary.

        Arg0: Students at National Chenchi University
        Rel: observed
        Arg1: the May Fourth Anniversary

Example:

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

        His observation of snakes in the wild

        Arg0: His
        Rel: observation
        Arg1: of snakes
        Argm-loc: in the wild

Example: Arg 1 only

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

        global observation

        Arg1: global
        Rel: observation

Roleset id: observe.02 , say, state, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

observe.02: OBSERVE-V NOTES: All the usual suspects for possible syntactes--refer to (eg) say for --> --details. (from observe.02-v) OBSERVATION-N NOTES: Based on sentences in nouns-00040. Comparison to observe.02. VN classes conjecture-29.5-2 and say-37.7-1. Framed by Katie. (from observation.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
observe (v.)
observation (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: Sayer (vnrole: 29.5-2-agent, 37.7-1-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: Utterance (vnrole: 29.5-2-predicate, 37.7-1-topic)
        Arg2-GOL: Hearer (vnrole: 29.5-2-theme, 37.7-1-recipient)
        Arg3-PRD: Attributive

Example: inverted

        [Ford is ``in the driving seat at the moment,'']-1 observed *trace*-1 Bob Barber, an auto analyst at brokers James Capel& Co.

        Rel: observed
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg0: Bob Barber, an auto analyst at brokers James Capel& Co

Example: Args 0 and 3

        his observations about Japanese management style

        Arg0: his
        Rel: observations
        Arg3: about Japanese management style

Example: Arg 0

        One of Mr. Roberts 's observations is that the Bank 's own loan portfolio is in deep trouble because of its lending to developingcountries.

        Arg0: Mr. Roberts 's
        Rel: observations