quicken.01: QUICKEN-V NOTES: Frames file for 'quicken' based on sentences in wsj. No access to Verbnet at the moment. (from quicken.01-v predicate notes)
Arg0-PAG: causer of speed-up
Arg1-PPT: thing becoming faster (vnrole: 45.4-patient)
Arg3-DIR: old speed
Arg4-PRD: new speed
Example: ARG0 and ARG1
At the same time , various places have quickened steps of relaxing control over small enterprises .
Argm-tmp: At the same time
Arg0: various places
Arg1: steps of relaxing control over small enterprises
[Housing starts]-1 are expected [*]-1 to quicken a bit from August's annual pace of 1,350,000 units.
Arg2: a bit
Arg3: from August's annual pace of 1,350,000 units
On his early strike, the livewire winger was quick to praise team-mate Jonjo Shelvey, the man who provided a delightful 50-yard pass to assist.
Argm-tmp: On his early strike
Arg1: [the livewire winger] [to praise team-mate Jonjo Shelvey, the man who provided a delightful 50-yard pass to assist]