Predicate: perk_up

Roleset id: perk_up.01 , to gain or regain energy or liveliness, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

perk_up.01: PERK_UP-V NOTES: Frames file for 'perk' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from perk.01-v predicate notes)


perk_up (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer
        Arg1-PPT: entity energised

Example: transitive

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle

        But Mr. Rey brought about a merger in the next few years between the country 's major producers ; the increased efficiency has perked up the industry .

        Arg0: the increased efficiency
        Rel: [ perked] [ up]
        Arg1: the industry

Example: intransitive

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

        Margins in the fiscal fourth quarter perked up , [*-1] rising to 51 % from 49.2 % a year earlier .

        Arg1: Margins
        ArgM-TMP: in the fiscal fourth quarter
        Rel: [ perked] [ up]
        ArgM-ADV: [*-1] rising to 51 % from 49.2 % a year earlier