Roleset id: posture.01 , to assume a pose or mental attitude, assuming an exaggerated pose or attitude, Source: , vncls: , framnet: posture.01: POSTURE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'posture' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from posture.01-v predicate notes) POSTURING-N NOTES: posture.01 (from posturing.01-n)
Arg0-PAG: assumer of pose
Example: prepositional Arg1
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: gerund
Unless Mr. Lawson 's resignation leads to a change in British interest-rate policy -- Mrs. Thatcher 's administration firmly supports high interest rates [*] to keep inflation in check -- or [*]posturing toward full inclusion in the European Monetary System 's exchange-rate mechanism , Mr. Lawson 's withdrawal will have little long-term impact on exchange rates , Mr. Chandross concluded  [*T*-1] .
Arg1: toward full inclusion in the European Monetary System 's exchange-rate mechanism
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns
For all his posturing, Russell Brand is a far more accomplished writer than he'd probably ever let on.