Predicate: scale

Roleset id: scale.01 , change size, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

scale.01: SCALE-V NOTES: No Vncls. (from scale.01-v) SCALING-N NOTES: (from scaling.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
scale (v.)
scaling (n.)

Roles:

        I'd prefer to not view "scale back" or "scale up" as phrasal verbsbecause except for the particles the meanings and PAS's are identical. (from scale.01-v)
        Arg0-PAG: agent, entity causing change in size
        Arg1-PPT: thing changing size
        Arg2-EXT: EXT, amount changed by
        Arg3-DIR: start point
        Arg4-GOL: end point
        Arg5-VSP: direction, up or back

Example: scale-v: passive with start point and direction

        [The size of the issue]-1 was scaled *trace*-1 back from an originally planned $350 million.

        Rel: scaled
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg5: back
        Arg3: from an originally planned $ 350 million

Example: scale-v: active, ext, dir

        John scaled his expectations up dramatically after Mary told him she didn't completely hate him.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: scaled
        Arg1: his expectations
        Arg5: up
        Arg2: dramatically
        Argm-tmp: after Mary told him she didn't completely hate him

Example: scaling-n: Arg0,1,5,3,4

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

        The company's scaling their project back from $350 million to a mere $275 million prevented them from having downsize in other departments.

        Arg0: The company's
        Rel: scaling
        Arg1: their project
        Arg5: back
        Arg3: from $350 million
        Arg4: to a mere $275 million

Roleset id: scale.02 , remove scales from a fish, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

scale.02: SCALE-V NOTES: Member of Vncls pit-10.7. (from scale.02-v) SCALING-N NOTES: (from scaling.02-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
scale (v.)
scaling (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: remover (vnrole: 10.7-agent)
        Arg1-DIR: fish (vnrole: 10.7-source)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument

Example: scale-v: Eeeeewwww

        John scaled the fish with a chainsaw.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: scaled
        Arg1: the fish
        Arg2: with a chainsaw

Example: scaling-n: Arg0,1,2

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

        John's scaling the fish with a chainsaw was met with confused stares.

        Arg0: John's
        Rel: scaling
        Arg1: the fish
        Arg2: with a chainsaw

Roleset id: scale.03 , climb, as a cliff, climbing the face of, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

scale.03: SCALE-V NOTES: No Vncls. (from scale.03-v) SCALING-N NOTES: (from scaling.03-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
scaling (n.)
scale (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: climber
        Arg1-PPT: cliff

Example: scale-v: metaphorical cliffs

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

        Where '60s dropouts professed to scorn middle-class life and ambitious yuppies hoped to leave it far behind as they scaled the upper reaches of success, it now seems that so many people feel they're slipping between the cracks, that middle-class life is viewed with nostalgia or outright longing.

        Arg0: they
        Rel: scaled
        Arg1: the upper reaches of success

Example: scaling-n: Arg0,1

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

        Naturally, her her true excitement expressed itself in a lie: she told him that her mother had named her after Sir Edmund, in admiration for his scaling Mount Everest.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: scaling
        Arg1: Mount Everest

Roleset id: scale.04 , develop dry, scaly skin, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

scale.04: SCALING-N NOTES: Based on Thyme and Sharp data. No comparison. No VN class. Framed by Katie. (from scaling.04-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
scaling (n.)
scale (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: cause of skin change
        Arg1-PPT: thing becoming scaly

Example: scale-v: Both args

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

        Psoriatic scaling of the scalp and ears

        Arg0: Psoriatic
        Rel: scaling
        Arg1: of the scalp and ears