Predicate: evade

evade: Frames file for 'evade' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Verbnet entry 52, no other framed members apparently. Comparison with 'avoid'.

Roleset id: evade.01 , stay away from, Source: , vncls: 52, framnet:

evade.01: Etymologically, 'evade' and 'avoid' are not related at all. 'Avoid'comes from "to make empty" while 'evade' is 'to go out'. Interestingconvergence, though.


        Arg0-PAG: avoider (vnrole: 52-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing avoided (vnrole: 52-Theme)

Example: transitive

        The company is the subject of a federal grand jury investigation into whether [its officials and its utility subsidiaries]-1 conspired *trace*-1 to cover up their accounting for spare parts *trace*-1 to evade federal income taxes.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: evade
        Arg1: federal income taxes

Example: oddly intransitive

        He evades and ducks .

        Arg0: He
        Rel: evades