Predicate: staff

Roleset id: staff.01 , provide manpower, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

staff.01: STAFF-V NOTES: VERY IMPORTANT to distinguish between the staff working and the entitywhich causes those staff to work! Be very careful! (from staff.01-v)

Aliases:

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staff (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: agentive staffer, employment agency (vnrole: 9.8-Agent)
        Arg1-GOL: workplace (vnrole: 9.8-Destination)
        Arg2-PPT: staff, workers (vnrole: 9.8-Theme)

Example: all args

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

        To help residents in Northern California rebuild, FEMA-1 intends to set up 17 disaster assistance offices in the earthquake area in the next several days and *trace*-1 to staff them with 400 to 500 workers from various agencies, said Robert Volland, chief of the agency's individual assistance division.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: staff
        Arg1: them
        Arg2: with 400 to 500 workers from various agencies

Example: active, worker in subject pos

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

        To the extent we lack manpower-1 *trace*-1 *trace*-1 to staff menial jobs in hospitals, ...

        Arg2: *trace*
        Rel: staff
        Arg1: menial jobs in hospitals

Example: passive, worker in demoted subject pos

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

        [The Sidley-Ashurst venture]-1 will also be staffed *trace*-1 by another Sidley partner specializing in corporate law, a partner from Ashurst concentrating on acquisitions and a Japanese attorney.

        ArgM-MOD: will
        ArgM-DIS: also
        Rel: staffed
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg2: by another Sidley partner specializing in corporate law, a partner from Ashurst concentrating on acquisitions and a Japanese attorney

Example: with job and agency

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

        John-1 works hard *trace*-1 to staff the various cafeterias he's in charge of.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: staff
        Arg1: the various cafeterias he's in charge of