Predicate: practice

Roleset id: practice.01 , practice, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

practice.01: PRACTICE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'practice' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No verbnet entry. Comparison with 'play'. (from practice.01-v predicate notes)


practicing (n.)
practice (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: practicer
        Arg1-PPT: skill
        Arg2-MNR: instrument

Example: odd kind of instrument

        Yet even today, institutions are quietly practicing forms of portfolio insurance by nervously rushing to and fro in the markets.

        Argm-tmp: Yet
        Argm-tmp: even today
        Arg0: institutions
        Argm-mnr: quietly
        Rel: practicing
        Arg1: forms of portfolio insurance
        Arg2: by nervously rushing to and fro in the markets

Example: just skill

        John practices medicine.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: practices
        Arg1: medicine

Example: more obvious instrument

        John practices his scales on the harmonica.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: practices
        Arg1: his scales
        Arg2: on the harmonica