Predicate: reveal

Roleset id: reveal.01 , say something that used to be not known, show, presentation of new information, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

reveal.01: REVEAL-V NOTES: VN updated by Julia. Member of Vncls 29.2-1-2, 37.10, 78-1-1, 48.1.2, 37.7-1 (from reveal.01-v) REVELATION-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on reveal-v.01. Corresponds to VNcls say-37.7-1. (from revelation.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
reveal (v.)Evidence Reveal_secret
revelation (n.)Reveal_secret

Roles:

        Arg3-subject matter added based on frequent corpus occurances. (from revelation.01-n)
        Arg0-PAG: speaker, revealer (vnrole: 29.2-1-2-Agent, 37.10-Agent, 78-1-1-Cause, 48.1.2-Agent, 37.7-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: utterance, truth condition (vnrole: 29.2-1-2-Theme, 37.10-Topic, 78-1-1-Topic, 48.1.2-Theme, 37.7-1-Topic)
        Arg2-GOL: hearer (vnrole: 37.10-Recipient, 78-1-1-Recipient, 48.1.2-Recipient, 37.7-1-Recipient)
        Arg3-PRD: attribute of arg1 (vnrole: 29.2-1-2-Attribute)

Example: just transitive

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

        But the Memphis, Tenn., facility wasn't to begin turning out product until 1993, so the decision may reveal a more pessimistic long-term outlook as well.

        Arg0: the decision
        Argm-mod: may
        Rel: reveal
        Arg1: a more pessimistic long-term outlook
        Argm-dis: as well

Example: with hearer

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

        John revealed his secret identity to Mary.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: revealed
        Arg1: his secret identity
        Arg2: to Mary

Example: with attribute

        person: third,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        John-1 was revealed *trace*-1 to be an idiot.

        Rel: revealed
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg3: to be an idiot

Example: arg1

        revelations that he had sex with a male congressional page in1983

        Rel: revelations
        Arg1: that he had sex with a male congressional page in 1983

Example: args 0 and 1

        its revelations of deeply rooted and widespread corruption

        Arg0: its
        Rel: revelations
        Arg1: of deeply rooted and widespread corruption

Example: arg3

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

        Most important were revelations about accounts held in the names of Soong family members .

        Rel: revelations
        Arg3: about accounts held in the names of Soong family members

Example: Mr. Snuffleupagus; core arg1 and oblique arg2

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

        At the time he was still considered by others as Big Bird's "imaginary" friend. The fact that he was shown with his own real place, as well as him sending Big Bird a very real postcard, set up his revelation to the rest of Sesame Street later that year.

        Arg1: his
        Rel: revelation
        Arg2: to the rest of Sesame Street