Predicate: persecute

Roleset id: persecute.01 , to oppress or harass, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

persecute.01: PERSECUTE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'persecute' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from persecute.01-v predicate notes) PERSECUTION-N NOTES: Based on ontonotes nouns. Comparison to persecute.01. Persecute.01 is a member of VN class judgement-33. Framed by Katie. (from persecution.01-n)


persecution (n.)
persecute (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: persecutor (vnrole: 33-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: persecutee (vnrole: 33-Theme)

Example: passive

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

        Soviet police clashed with demonstrators in Moscow following a candlelight vigil around the KGB 's Lubyanka headquarters in memory of those-1 persecuted [*]-1 under Stalin .

        Rel: persecuted
        Arg1: [*]
        ArgM-TMP: under Stalin

Example: with oppressor

        The KMT's political persecution

        Arg0: KML's
        Argm-mnr: political
        Rel: persecution