Predicate: pare

Roleset id: pare.01 , cut off unnecessary bits, reduce size, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

pare.01: PARE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'pare' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No Verbnet entry. Comparison with cut. (from pare.01-v predicate notes) PARING-N NOTES: (from paring.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
paring (n.)
pare (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: cutter
        Arg1-PPT: thing cut
        Arg2-DIR: medium, source
        Arg3-MNR: instrument

Example: cooking

        John pared the rind of fat from the ham with a chainsaw.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: pared
        Arg1: the rind of fat
        Arg2: from the ham
        Arg3: with a chainsaw

Example: Arg0,1,2,3

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

        John's paring the fat from the ham with a chain saw elicited confused looks from his neighbors.

        Arg0: John's
        Rel: paring
        Arg1: the fat
        Arg2: from the ham
        Arg3: with a chainsaw

Roleset id: pare.02 , quantifiable reduction, reducing quantifiably, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

pare.02: PARE-V NOTES: etc. (from pare.02-v) PARING-N NOTES: (from paring.02-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
paring (n.)
pare (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: cutter
        Arg1-PPT: thing being reduced
        Arg2-EXT: EXT
        Arg3-DIR: start point
        Arg4-GOL: end point

Example: with start and end point

        Since April, it has pared its high-yield bond holdings to about $890 million from $1.35 billion.

        Argm-tmp: Since April
        Arg0: it
        Rel: pared
        Arg1: its high-yield bond holdings
        Arg4: to about $ 890 million
        Arg3: from $ 1.35 billion

Example: Arg0,1,4,3

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

        The company's paring their high-yield bond holdings to $890 million from $1.35 billion was a necessary move.

        Arg0: The company's
        Rel: paring
        Arg1: their high-yield bond holding
        Arg4: to $890 million
        Arg3: from $1.35 billion


Predicate: pare_down

Roleset id: pare_down.03 , phrasal cut off unnecessary bits, reduce size, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

pare_down.03: PARE_DOWN-V NOTES: (from pare.03-v) PARING_DOWN-N NOTES: (from paring.03-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
paring_down (n.)
pare_down (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: cutter
        Arg1-PPT: thing cut
        Arg2-DIR: medium, source
        Arg3-MNR: instrument

Example: cooking

        John pared down the rind of fat from the ham with a chainsaw.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: [pared] [down]
        Arg1: the rind of fat
        Arg2: from the ham
        Arg3: with a chainsaw

Example: Arg0,1,2,3

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

        John's paring down the rind of fat from the ham with a chainsaw was not seen as suspicious at all in that neck of the woods.

        Arg0: John's
        Rel: paring down
        Arg1: the rind of fat
        Arg2: from the ham
        Arg3: with a chainsaw

Roleset id: pare_down.04 , phrasal quantifiable reduction, phrasal reducing quantifiably, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

pare_down.04: PARE_DOWN-V NOTES: (from pare.04-v) PARING_DOWN-N NOTES: (from paring.04-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
paring_down (n.)
pare_down (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: cutter
        Arg1-PPT: thing being reduced
        Arg2-EXT: EXT
        Arg3-DIR: start point
        Arg4-GOL: end point

Example: with start and end point

        Since April, it has pared down its high-yield bond holdings to about $890 million from $1.35 billion.

        Argm-tmp: Since April
        Arg0: it
        Rel: [pared] [down]
        Arg1: its high-yield bond holdings
        Arg4: to about $ 890 million
        Arg3: from $ 1.35 billion

Example: Arg0,1,4,3

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

        The company's paring down their high-yield bond holdings to $890 million from $1.35 billion was a stupid move.

        Arg0: The company's
        Rel: paring down
        Arg1: their high-yield bond holdings
        Arg4: to $890 million
        Arg3: from $1.35 billion