Roleset id: undertake.01 , to decide or agree to do, endeavor, Source: , vncls: , framnet: undertake.01: UNDERTAKE-V NOTES: VN, FN updated by Julia. Member of Vncls begin-55.1-1, confront-98. (from undertake.01-v) UNDERTAKING-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on undertake-v.01. Corresponds to VNcls begin-55.1, confront-98. (from undertaking.01-n)
|undertake (v.)||Attempt Commitment|
This frame differs from undertake-v in the omission of the co-undertaker as a numbered arg. It is expected to be infrequent, and can be covered by argM-COM. (from undertaking.01-n)
Arg0-PAG: entity taking on the endeavor (vnrole: 55.1-agent, 98-agent)
Arg1-PPT: the endeavor (vnrole: 55.1-theme, 98-theme)
person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: gerund
The meeting , which is expected to draw 20,000 to Bangkok , was going to be held at the Central Plaza Hotel , but the government balked at the hotel 's conditions for [*] undertaking necessary expansion .
Arg1: necessary expansion
Example: passive with purpose clause
person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle
Ohbayashi officials said  [the purchase]-2 was undertaken [*-2] [*] to participate in ventures in and around New York City .
Argm-prp: [*] to participate in ventures in and around New York City
Example: all arguments
person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle
Mr. Furuta did n't disclose further details of the arrangement at a news conference , but said  [the project]-1 would be undertaken [*-1] with Ford 's European subsidiary .
Argm-COM: with Ford 's European subsidiary
Example: arg1 as infinitive
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full
David Boren, the Intelligence Committee chairman, is upset that someone leaked a letter to the committee from the Reagan administration suggesting that the U.S. would undertake [*-2] to warn Panamanian thug Manuel Noriega if it got wind of an impending coup that might result in his assassination.
Arg0: the U.S.
Arg1: [*-2] to warn Panamanian thug Manuel Noriega if it got wind of an impending coup that might result in his assassination.
Example: both args
person: third,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns
In their undertaking of social and political issues, the band introduced the term "Afro-German" in to the context of German hip hop
Arg1: of social and political issues
Example: with COM
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns
As part of their undertaking with FPIC, Piquero said they expect to finish a complete project design by next month
Argm-com: with FPIC