Predicate: apportion

Roleset id: apportion.01 , divide and assign proportionally, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

apportion.01: APPORTION-V NOTES: Frames file for 'apportion' based on Verbnet entry 13.3. (from apportion.01-v predicate notes)


apportion (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: divider (vnrole: 13.3-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing divided (vnrole: 13.3-Theme)
        Arg2-GOL: benefactive (vnrole: 13.3-Goal)

Example: birthday cake

        Mary apportioned the birthday cake for the children.

        Arg0: Mary
        Rel: apportioned
        Arg1: the cake
        Arg2: the children