Predicate: apprentice

Roleset id: apprentice.01 , to bind or place with an employer or craftsman for instruction in trade, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

apprentice.01: APPRENTICE-V NOTES: Verbnet entry orphan-29.7. (from apprentice.01-v)


apprentice (v.)


        Arg0-PPT: apprentice (vnrole: 29.7-Theme)
        Arg1-VSP: skill
        Arg2-PAG: employer or craftsman (vnrole: 29.7-Agent)

Example: carpentry

        John apprenticed with his father to become a carpenter.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: apprenticed
        Arg2: his father
        Arg1: to become a carpenter

Example: Dark Jedi application-- arg2 as subject

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

        After the death of Darth Maul, Darth Sidious apprenticed Darth Tyranus who in turn apprenticed several Dark Jedi.

        Argm-tmp: After the death of Darth Maul
        Arg2: Darth Sidious
        Rel: apprenticed
        Arg0: Darth Tyranus who in turn apprenticed several Dark Jedi

Example: all args

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

        Terra Rafael has apprenticed several in her midwifery practice.

        Arg2: Terra Rafael
        Rel: apprenticed
        Arg0: several
        Arg1: in her midwifery practice