Predicate: deteriorate

deteriorate: Frames file for 'deteriorate' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus.

Roleset id: deteriorate.01 , to grow worse, Source: , vncls: 45.4 45.5, framnet: -

deteriorate.01: Member of VNcls other_cos-45.4, entity_specific_cos-45.5.

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: causer (vnrole: 45.4-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity deteriorating (vnrole: 45.4-Patient, 45.5-Patient)
        Arg2-PRD: endstate

Example: with Arg2

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

        Despite the harsh exchanges , the U.S. and China still seem to be looking for a way to mend relations , which-244 [*T*-244] have deteriorated into what Mr. Nixon referred to as `` the greatest crisis in Chinese-American relations '' since his initial visit to China 17 years ago .

        Arg1: [*T*-244] (= which)
        Argm-slc: which -> relations
        Rel: deteriorated
        Arg2: into what Mr. Nixon referred to as `` the greatest crisis in Chinese-American relations '' since his initial visit to China 17 years ago

Example: intransitive

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle

        By October , however , market conditions had deteriorated and the reset notes were targeted o be offered at a yield of between 13 1\/4 % and 13 1\/2 % .

        Argm-tmp: By October
        Argm-dis: however
        Arg1: market conditions
        Rel: deteriorated

Example: intransitive with purpose

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

        Continued strength in the dollar was cited as one reason [0]-2 the trade position may deteriorate [*T*-2] .

        Arg1: the trade position
        Argm-mod: may
        Rel: deteriorate
        Argm-cau: [*T*-2] (= [0])
        Argm-slc: [0] -> one reason

Example: intransitive with adverbials

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

        But traders said the junk bond market increasingly is separating into a top-tier group , in which trades can be executed easily , and a larger group of lower-quality bonds [in which]-3 liquidity -- or the ability to trade without too much difficulty -- has steadily deteriorated this year [*T*-3] .

        Arg1: liquidity -- or the ability to trade without too much difficulty --
        Argm-mnr: steadily
        Rel: deteriorated
        Argm-tmp: this year
        Argm-loc: [*T*-3] (= in which)
        Argm-slc: in which -> a larger group of lower-quality bonds