Roleset id: refrain.01 , not do some action, Source: , vncls: , framnet: refrain.01: REFRAIN-V NOTES: Frames file for 'refrain' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry refrain-69. (from refrain.01-v)
Arg0-PAG: non-agent (vnrole: 69-Agent)
Arg1-PPT: non-action (vnrole: 69-Theme)
Example: usual usage
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: infinitive
The government also urged whites to refrain from panic over growing black protests, such as the massive anti-apartheid rally Sunday on the outskirts of Soweto.
Arg1: from panic over growing black protests, such as the massive anti-apartheid rally Sunday on the outskirts of Soweto
Example: oddly intransitive
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: infinitive
``[Those who have no money and aren't buying]-1 think it's right *trace*-1 to refrain, but those with money who want to buy for themselves pay no attention,'' says an official of the Japan-U.S. Business Council.