Predicate: obtain

Roleset id: obtain.01 , get, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

obtain.01: OBTAIN-V NOTES: This really does occur. (from obtain.01-v)


obtain (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: receiver (vnrole: 13.5.2-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing gotten (vnrole: 13.5.2-1-Theme)
        Arg2-DIR: received from (vnrole: 13.5.2-1-Source)

Example: get

        The thrift holding company said it-1 expects *trace*-1 to obtain regulatory approval by year-end.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: obtain
        Arg1: regulatory approval
        Argm-tmp: by year-end

Example: weird scientific ergative

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

        "This result obtains from the input conditions," John said.

        Arg1: This result
        Rel: obtains
        Arg2: from the input conditions