Predicate: reinstate

Roleset id: reinstate.01 , put (back) into some role, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

reinstate.01: REINSTATE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'reinstate' based on sentences in financial subcorpusand automatic expansion via verbnet. (from reinstate.01-v predicate notes)


reinstate (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: namer, assigner of a role (vnrole: 13.5.3-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity playing the role (vnrole: 13.5.3-Theme)
        Arg2-PRD: attribute, role (vnrole: 13.5.3-Attribute)

Example: just transitive

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        ``All our efforts are now focused on improving earnings to the point where we can fund additional new-country development, continue to invest in the business and reinstate the dividend,'' he added.

        Arg0: we
        Argm-mod: can
        Rel: reinstate
        Arg1: the dividend
        Argm-loc: *trace*
        Argm-rcl: where -> the point

Example: odd kind of attribute

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        CMS ENERGY Corp. said management would recommend to its board today that [its common stock dividend]-1 be reinstated *trace*-1 at a ``modest level'' later this year.

        Rel: reinstated
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg2: at a ``modest level''
        Argm-tmp: later this year

Example: more typical attribute

        John-1 was reinstated *trace*-1 as Mary's best friend after he gave her flowers.

        Rel: reinstated
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg2: as Mary's best friend
        Argm-tmp: after he gave her flowers