Predicate: struggle

Roleset id: struggle.01 , engage in a battle with someone, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

struggle.01: STRUGGLE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'struggle' based on financial subcorpus and automatic expansion via verbnet. Member of Vncls battle-36.4-1. Note that all of the examples here involve multiple strugglers. (from struggle.01-v) STRUGGLE-N NOTES: Roleset baed on verb entry struggle.01. Corresponds to Vncls battle-36.4-1. (from struggle.01-n) STRUGGLING-N NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from struggling.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
struggling (n.)
struggle (n.)
struggle (v.)Hostile_encounter

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: first struggler (vnrole: 36.4-1-agent)
        Arg1-COM: second struggler (vnrole: 36.4-1-co-agent)
        Arg2-PPT: topic or prize (vnrole: 36.4-1-topic)

Example: with co-struggler

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle

        Same store-sales for Kentucky Fried Chicken, which-1 *trace*-1 has struggled with increased competition in the fast-food chicken market and a lack of new products, rose only 1%.

        Arg0: *trace*-1 (= which)
        Argm-slc: which -> Kentucky Fried Chicken
        Rel: struggled
        Arg1: with increased competition in the fast-food chicken market and a lack of new products

Example: merged strugglers

        John and Mary struggled over the cause of his noxious foot odor.

        Arg0: John and Mary
        Rel: struggled
        Arg2: over the cause of his noxious foot odor

Example: I can't believe this hasn't occurred yet

        John struggled with Mary over the cause of his noxious foot odor.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: struggled
        Arg1: with Mary
        Arg2: over the cause of his noxious foot odor

Example: Competitors merged

        John and Mary struggle fiercely.

        Arg0: John and Mary
        Rel: struggle
        Argm-mnr: fiercely

Example: with prize

        John struggled with Mary for the last piece of cake.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: struggled
        Arg1: with Mary
        Arg2: for the last piece of cake

Example: All Arguments

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle

        Nevertheless, in his struggle against Beorhtric for the crown of Wessex , Egbert had two great disadvantages

        Arg0: his
        Rel: struggle
        Arg1: against Beorhtric
        Arg2: for the crown of Wessex

Roleset id: struggle.02 , try very hard, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

struggle.02: STRUGGLE-V NOTES: Nominal 'struggling' based on BOLT-7. (from struggle.02-v) STRUGGLE-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry struggle.02. (from struggle.02-n) STRUGGLING-N NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from struggling.02-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
struggle (v.)
struggle (n.)
struggling (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: entity trying
        Arg1-PPT: predicative action

Example: with difficult action

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle

        The results show Sears is struggling to attract shoppers.

        Arg0: Sears
        Rel: struggling
        Arg1: to attract shoppers

Example: intransitive

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: gerund

        Sears, Roebuck& Co. is struggling as it enters the critical Christmas season.

        Arg0: Sears, Roebuck& Co.
        Rel: struggling
        Argm-tmp: as it enters the critical Christmas season

Example: Nominal rel: struggling; no args

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

        It is always the people that suffer . Poor Chinese people ! A century of struggling , bleeding , weeping , and sweating eventually reduced to nothing ...

        Rel: struggling

Example: All arguments

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle

        In the months before his death, Warren documented his struggle to fill both roles.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: struggle
        Arg1: to fill both roles