Roleset id: pledge.01 , promise a thing to someone, Source: , vncls: , framnet: pledge.01: PLEDGE-V NOTES: These two senses should perhaps be distinguished since they do reversethe order of args 1 and 2. (from pledge.01-v)
Arg0-PAG: promiser (vnrole: 55.1-Agent)
Arg1-GOL: person promised to
Arg2-PPT: promised thing or action (vnrole: 55.1-Theme)
Example: pledge as give
person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle
Maxicare also will guarantee that the banks will realize at least $7 million on [certain notes]-1 pledged *trace*-1 to them.
Arg2: to them
Example: pledge as promise
person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full
East Germany pledged to reduce alcohol consumption by boosting production of soft drinks and fruit juices.
Arg0: East Germany
Arg2: to reduce alcohol consumption by boosting production of soft drinks and fruit juices