Predicate: plummet

Roleset id: plummet.01 , fall dramatically, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

plummet.01: PLUMMET-V NOTES: Frames file for 'plummet' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Verbnet entry 45.6, other framed members include decrease and increase, among many others. Framenet entries Scalar Position 2, Path Shape. Comparison with 'plunge'. (from plummet.01-v predicate notes)


plummet (v.)


        Arg1-PPT: Logical subject, patient, thing falling (vnrole: 45.6-1-Patient)
        Arg2-EXT: EXT, amount fallen (vnrole: 45.6-1-Extent)
        Arg3-DIR: start point
        Arg4-GOL: end point, end state of arg1
        Argm-LOC: medium

Example: all args

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

        ...UAL stock has plummeted by 41% to 168 1/2 from 285 1/4.

        Arg1: UAL stock
        Rel: plummeted
        Arg2: by 41%
        Arg4: to 168 1/2
        Arg3: from 285 1/4

Example: with medium

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

        UAL ... reversed course and plummeted in off-exchange trading after the 5:09 p.m. EDT announcement.

        Arg1: UAL
        Rel: plummeted
        Argm-loc: in off-exchange trading
        Argm-tmp: after the 5:09 p.m. EDT announcement

Example: ARG1 and ARG4

        The tour bus they were in accidentally rolled over as it was traveling through Meili County in Tainan and plummeted into a mountain gorge more than twenty meters deep .

        Arg1: The tour bus
        Argm-mnr: accidentally
        Rel: plummeted
        Arg4: into a mountain gorge more than twenty meters deep