Predicate: canvass

Roleset id: canvass.01 , to survey widely, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

canvass.01: CANVASS-V NOTES: Frames file for 'canvass' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from canvass.01-v predicate notes)


canvass (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: surveyor, agent (vnrole: 35.4-Agent)
        Arg1-LOC: entity canvassed (vnrole: 35.4-Location)

Example: passive

        person: ns,  tense: future,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        Mr. Whittle said [0] [private and parochial schools in both states]*-1 will be canvassed [*-1] [*] to see if they are interested in [*-2] getting the programs .

        ArgM-MOD: will
        Rel: canvassed
        Arg1: [*-1]
        ArgM-PNC: [*] to see if they are interested in [*-2]getting the programs