Predicate: soar

Roleset id: soar.01 , go up very rapidly, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

soar.01: SOAR-V NOTES: Based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Comparison to 'rise'. Member of VNcls calibratable_cos-45.6-1. (from soar.01-v)


soar (v.)Change_position_on_a_scale


        Arg1-PPT: Logical subject, patient, thing rising (vnrole: 45.6-1-Patient)
        Arg2-EXT: EXT, amount risen (vnrole: 45.6-1-Extent)
        Arg3-DIR: start point
        Arg4-GOL: end point
        Arg5-PRD: medium (vnrole: 45.6-1-Attribute)

Example: token example, all args

        Overall, pretax electronics earnings soared 12% to $107.9 million from $96.4 million.

        Argm-dis: Overall
        Arg1: pretax electronics earnings
        Rel: soared
        Arg2-ext: 12%
        Arg4: to $107.9 million
        Arg3: from $96.4 million

Roleset id: soar.02 , fly, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

soar.02: SOAR-V NOTES: (somewhat dubious) member of VNcls roll-51.3.1. (from soar.02-v)


soar (v.)Motion


        Arg1-PPT: thing flying (vnrole: 51.3.1-Theme)

Example: fish gotta swim...

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle

        John watched the eagles soaring above his house.

        Arg1: the eagles
        Rel: soaring
        Argm-loc: above his house