Predicate: propel

Roleset id: propel.01 , cause to move very quickly, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

propel.01: PROPEL-V NOTES: Frames file for 'propel' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No Verbnet entry. Comparison to 'move'. (from propel.01-v predicate notes) PROPULSION-N NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from propulsion.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
propel (v.)
propulsion (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: causer of motion
        Arg1-PPT: thing in motion
        Arg2-GOL: destination

Example: no stated destination

        On the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, share prices closed higher in fairly thin trading, as [selective buying by foreigners]-1 helped *trace*-1 propel prices.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: propel
        Arg1: prices

Example: with stated destination

        Computer parts are getting ever smaller, Mr. Johnson said, a shrinking that *trace* has propelled laptops into position as the fastest-growing segment of the computer business.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Argm-rcl: that -> a shrinking
        Rel: propelled
        Arg1: laptops
        Arg2: into position as the fastest-growing segment of the computer business