Predicate: increase

Roleset id: increase.01 , go up incrementally, Source: , vncls: 45.4 45.6-1, framnet:

increase.01: Let's use EXT for numericals only, otherwise Arg2-MNR:

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: causer of increase (vnrole: 45.4-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing increasing (vnrole: 45.4-patient, 45.6-1-patient)
        Arg2-EXT: amount increased by, EXT or MNR (vnrole: 45.6-1-extent)
        Arg3-DIR: start point
        Arg4-GOL: end point

Example: agentive, with end point

        Faulding increased its interest to 70% of Moleculon's stock.

        Arg0: Faulding
        Rel: increased
        Arg1: its intereset
        Arg4: to 70% of Moleculon's stock

Example: agentive, with extent

        The Polish government increased home electricity charges by 150%.

        Arg0: The Polish government
        Rel: increased
        Arg1: home electricity charges
        Arg2: by 150%

Example: ergative, with extent and end point

        The nation's exports increased 4% to $50.45 billion.

        Arg1: The nation's exports
        Rel: increased
        Arg2: 4%
        Arg4: to $50.45 billion.

Example: ergative, with manner

        Output will be gradually increased.

        Arg1: Output
        Arg2: gradually
        Rel: increased

Example: ergative, with start and end points

        Net income increased to $274 million from $130 million.

        Arg1: Net income
        Rel: increased
        Arg4: to $274 million
        Arg3: from $130 million

Example: locative

        ...a hit wine dramatically increase in price

        Arg1: ...a hit wine
        Arg2: dramatically
        Rel: increase
        Argm-loc: in price

Example: temporal

        Georgia Gulf stock increased $1.75 a share yesterday

        Arg1: Georgia Gulf stock
        Rel: increased
        Arg2: $1.75 a share
        Argm-tmp: yesterday

Example: with purpose clause

        Mr. Martin increased prices on some wines just to slow down movement.

        Arg0: Mr Martin
        Rel: increased
        Arg1: prices on some wines
        Argm-pnc: just to slow down movement