Predicate: pollute

Roleset id: pollute.01 , to contaminate, contaminating of, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

pollute.01: POLLUTE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'pollute' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from pollute.01-v predicate notes) POLLUTION-N NOTES: (from pollution.01-n)


pollute (v.)
pollution (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer (vnrole: 9.8-1-Agent)
        Arg1-GOL: entity polluted (vnrole: 9.8-1-Destination)

Example: intransitive

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

        At the same time , moves toward tighter air-quality standards are spurring interest in lighter or alternative fuels that [*T*-1] do n't pollute as much as fuel refined [*]from `` heavy '' crudes , generally high in sulfur .

        Arg0: [*T*-1]
        ArgM-RCL: that -> lighter or alternative fuels
        ArgM-NEG: n't
        Rel: pollute
        ArgM-ADV: as much as fuel refined [*] from `` heavy '' crudes , generally high in sulfur

Example: Arg0,1

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

        Many of the mills have promised to eliminate their pollution of Maine's waters.

        Arg0: their
        Rel: pollution
        Arg1: of Maine's waters