Roleset id: participate.01 , take part in, Source: , vncls: , framnet: participate.01: PARTICIPATE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'participate' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. VerbNet class cooperate-73-2. (from participate.01-v) PARTICIPATION-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on participate-v.01. Corresponds to VNcls cooperate-73-2. (from participation.01-n)
Arg0-PAG: agent, entity participating (vnrole: 73-2-Agent)
Arg1-PPT: participating in what? (vnrole: 73-2-Theme)
Example: typically transitive
Upjohn officials said they couldn't estimate the size of the charge until they determine which employees, and how many, *trace* will participate in the retirement plan.
Argm-rcl: which employees , and how many ,
Arg1: in the retirement plan
Example: oddly intransitive
``There are too many people participating,'' says Al Ries, of Trout& Ries, a Greenwich, Conn., marketing consulting firm.
Arg0: too many people
Example: both args
public participation in attorney-disciplinary proceedings
Arg1: in attorney-disciplinary proceedings
Example: just arg0