prohibit.01: PROHIBIT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'prohibit' based on sentences in financial subcorpus; adjectival 'prohibitive' based on BOLT-4,5. VN class forbid-67. Comparison with 'ban' and 'stop'. (from prohibit.01-v) PROHIBITION-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT, prohibit-v.01. Corresponds to VNcls forbid-67. (from prohibition.01-n) PROHIBITIVE-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from prohibitive.01-j)
Preventing Deny_permission Prohibiting
Arg0-PAG: Agent (vnrole: 67-agent)
Arg1-PPT: Theme (action or object being prevented) (vnrole: 67-theme)
Arg2-PPT: secondary predication or action (vnrole: 67-theme)
Example: prohibit-v: typical usage
Gulf Power had been under investigation for violating the Utility Holding Company Act, which *trace* prohibits public utilities from making political contributions.
Argm-rcl: which -> the Utility Holding Company Act
Arg1: public utilities
Arg2: from making political contributions
Example: prohibit-v: just transitive
John's criminal record prohibits his getting a productive job, so he works on the PAS project.
Arg0: John's criminal record
Arg1: his getting a productive job
Example: prohibit-v: with instrument
Mary prohibits John from getting a decent night's sleep with her relentless nagging.
Arg2: from getting a decent night's sleep
Arg3: with her relentless nagging.
My argument is that the law is prohibitive of free speech..
Arg0: the law
Arg1: of free speech
Roleset id: prohibitive.02 , excessively high or likely so as to discourage another action, Source: , vncls: , framnet:
prohibitive.02: PROHIBITIVE-J NOTES: adjectival 'prohibitive' based on BOLT-4,5. Importantly, in this sense, 'prohibitive' indicates discouragement, but not necessarily forbidding. Prohibitive laws and measures, which actually forbid an action legally, should be treated as prohibit.01
Arg0-PAG: Discouraging, prohibitive thing
Arg1-PPT: Theme (action or object being discouraged)
Arg2-PPT: Attribute of Arg0 that discourages, when separate