Predicate: poll

Roleset id: poll.01 , survey, as of voters, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

poll.01: POLL-V NOTES: No relevant VN class. (from poll.01-v) POLL-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT, WordNet, poll-v.01. No VNcls. (from poll.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
poll (v.)
poll (n.)
polling (n.)
do_poll (l.)
take_poll (l.)
give_poll (l.)

Roles:

        Watch out for instances that refer to physical voting locations. These are not events, and should be labelled .YY. (from poll.01-n)
        Arg0-PAG: poller
        Arg1-PPT: people asked
        Arg2-PPT: topic

Example: poll-v: without topic

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

        The consensus of economists-1 polled *trace*-1 by Dow Jones Capital Markets Report calls for a 2.5% annual growth rate for GNP during the quarter.

        Rel: polled
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg0: by Dow Jones Capital Markets Report

Example: poll-v: with topic

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

        John polled everyone in the grocery store about their favorite flavors of ice cream.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: polled
        Arg1: everyone in the grocey store
        Arg2: about their favorite flavors of ice cream

Example: poll-n: arg1 as a region

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

        In the Suffolk poll for Wednesday , it was Romney 43 % and Santorum 6 % .

        Arg1: Suffolk
        Rel: poll
        Argm-tmp: for Wednesday

Example: poll-n: Args 0, 1

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

        However, their poll of Apathetic people is too close to call, as is the poll of unregistered, non voters.

        Arg0: their
        Rel: poll
        Arg1: of Apathetic people

Example: NOT EVENTIVE. .YY!

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

        Anything which makes voting more difficult they figure will reduce the number of voters going to the polls to vote for Democrats .

Example: poll-n: arg2

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

        Now the Tories are facing the unpopularity of government and Labour are ahead on the opinion polls .

        Arg2: opinion
        Rel: polls