Predicate: stimulate

Roleset id: stimulate.01 , cause an increase (in interest, etc), etc.), Source: , vncls: , framnet:

stimulate.01: STIMULATE-V NOTES: Based on financial subcorpus. Comparison to 'spark'. Member of Vncls amuse-31.1, force-59-1. (from stimulate.01-v) STIMULATION-N NOTES: stimulate.01 (from stimulation.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
stimulation (n.)
stimulate (v.)Cause_to_start Experiencer_obj

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: cause of increase (vnrole: 31.1-Stimulus, 59-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing increasing (vnrole: 31.1-Experiencer, 59-1-Patient)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument, if agent also present
        Arg3-PRD: end state of arg1 (vnrole: 59-1-Result)

Example: passive

        [Teikoku Oil]-1, also stimulated *trace*-1 by rumors of speculative buying, advanced 100 yen to 1,460.

        Argm-dis: also
        Rel: stimulated
        Arg1: *trace*-1
        Arg0: by rumors of speculative buying

Example: active

        Unless the Federal Reserve eases interest rates soon *trace* to stimulate the economy, profits could remain disappointing.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: stimulate
        Arg1: the economy

Example: with instrument

        John stimulated interest in his collection of bottle caps by throwing them at passers-by.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: stimulated
        Arg1: interest in his collection of bottle caps
        Arg2: by throwing them at passers-by

Example: as induce, active

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

        The very firmness of her convictions and logical clearness of her arguments captivated and stimulated him-2 [*-2] to make greater efforts ...

        Arg0: The very firmness of her convictions and logical clearness of her arguments
        Rel: stimulated
        Arg1: him
        Arg3: [*-2] to make greater efforts

Example: as induce, passive

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

        Without the decay of a sense of objective reference ( except as the imitation of mystery ) , [the stress on subjective invention]-1 would never have been stimulated [*-1]into being .

        Argm-adv: Without the decay of a sense of objective reference ( except as the imitation of mystery )
        Argm-mod: would
        Argm-neg: never
        Rel: stimulated
        Arg1: [*-1]
        Arg3: into being