## Predicate: *subtract*

#### Roleset id: subtract.01 , *mathematics*, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

**subtract.01**: SUBTRACT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'subtract' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No Verbnet entry, comparison with 'add'. (from subtract.01-v predicate notes)

#### Aliases:

Alias | FrameNet | VerbNet |

**subtract** (v.) | | |

#### Roles:

**Arg0-PAG**: *subtracter* (vnrole: 10.1-agent)

**Arg1-PPT**: *thing being subtracted* (vnrole: 10.1-theme)

**Arg2-DIR**: *thing being subtracted from* (vnrole: 10.1-source)

#### Example: passive

It also could be a drag on Georgia-Pacific earnings because [the roughly $1.5 billion in goodwill -- the amount by which the bid exceeds Nekoosa's book value of $1.5 billion --]-1 will have *trace*-1 to be subtracted *trace*-1 from earnings over a period of decades.

**Rel**: subtracted

**Arg1**: *trace*

**Arg2**: from earnings

**Argm-tmp**: over a period of decades

#### Example: with mathematician

John subtracted 10 from 20 and got 11.

**Arg0**: John

**Rel**: subtracted

**Arg1**: 10

**Arg2**: from 20