Predicate: buffer

Roleset id: buffer.01 , protect, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

buffer.01: BUFFER-V NOTES: Frames file for 'buffer' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from buffer.01-v predicate notes)


buffer (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: protector
        Arg1-PPT: protected
        Arg2-VSP: danger

Example: all args

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

        Large cash positions help buffer funds from market declines but can cut down on gains in rising markets.

        Arg0: Large cash positions
        Rel: buffer
        Arg1: funds
        Arg2: from market declines

Example: unstated danger

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

        [High cash positions]-2 help *trace*-2 buffer a fund when the market falls.

        Arg0: *trace*-2
        Rel: buffer
        Arg1: a fund
        Argm-tmp: when the market falls