Predicate: represent

Roleset id: represent.01 , stand for, correspond, signify, being a representative, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

represent.01: REPRESENT-V NOTES: 'represent' based on big corpus; 'representative' on BOLT-1. Member of Vncls characterize-29.2-1-1. (from represent.01-v) REPRESENTATION-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT, represent-v.01. (from representation.01-n) REPRESENTATIVE-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from representative.01-j)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
represent (v.)Communicate_categorization Cause_to_perceive
representation (n.)
representative (j.)

Roles:

        Like the verb frame, if an external agent is required, call it argA. I left it this way for symmetry with the verb frame, and to aid disambiguation from representation.02. Such an arg is technically possible, but expected to be very rare. (from representation.01-n)
        Arg0-PAG: entity standing in for another entity
        Arg1-PPT: entity stood in for
        Arg2-VSP: domain in which arg0 stands for arg1

Example: represent-v: transitive active

        These so-called ADRs represent shares of foreign companies traded in the US.

        Arg0: These so-called ADRs
        Rel: represent
        Arg1: shares of foreign companies traded in the US.

Example: represent-v: with ArgA

        In his depiction of the Battle of Gettysburg, John represented the Confederate soldiers with salt shakers.

        Argm-loc: In his depiction of the Battle of Gettysburg
        Arga: John
        Rel: represented
        Arg1: the Confederate soldiers
        Arg0: with salt shakers

Example: represent-v: stand in for someone

        person: other,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: infinitive

        I think that I-1 'm elected [*trace*-1]-2 *trace*-2 to represent the people that sent me here .

        Arg0: *trace*-2
        Rel: represent
        Arg1: the people that sent me here

Example: representative-j

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        Obama is n't representative of anything .

        Arg0: Obama
        Argm-neg: n't
        Rel: representative
        Arg1: of anything

Example: representation-n: all args

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        It was through his legal representation of at-fault defendants and insurance companies that Mr. Leritz realized his true calling

        Arg0-adj: his
        Arg2: legal
        Rel: representation
        Arg1: of at-fault defendants and insurance companies

Example: representation-n: with MNR

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        yes , although I 'd like to see a change from first past the post to proportional representation .

        Argm-mnr: proportional
        Rel: representation


Predicate: representation

Roleset id: representation.02 , presentation, depiction, characterization, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

representation.02: REPRESENTATION-N NOTES: Corresponds to VNcls characterize-29.2-1-1 (from representation.02-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
representation (n.)Communicate_categorization

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: agent, characterizer (vnrole: 29.2-1-1-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity characterized (vnrole: 29.2-1-1-theme)
        Arg2-PRD: characterized as what (vnrole: 29.2-1-1-attribute)

Example: representation-n: all args

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        Coleridge's poetry is curiously prescient, particularly in his representation of women as portents of his own fear of failure.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: representation
        Arg1: of women
        Arg2: as portents of his own fear of failure