Predicate: classify

Roleset id: classify.01 , assign a label or attribute, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

classify.01: CLASSIFY-V NOTES: Comparison with define. Member of VNcls characterize-29.2, classify-29.10. Updated by Julia, 112010. (from classify.01-v) CLASSIFICATION-N NOTES: Corresponds to classify.01. Framed by anwen april 2011 (from classification.01-n)


classify (v.)Categorization
classification (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: describer (vnrole: 29.2-Agent, 29.10-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing defined (vnrole: 29.2-Theme, 29.10-Theme)
        Arg2-PRD: secondary attribute, described-as, definition (vnrole: 29.2-Attribute, 29.10-Goal)

Example: classify-v: typical usage

        Her recent report classifies the stock as a ``hold.''

        Arg0: Her recent report
        Rel: classifies
        Arg1: the stock
        Arg2: as a ``hold

Example: classification-n: Arg0 and 1

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

        Linneaus' classification of fish was controversial in his day.

        Arg0: Linneaus'
        Rel: classification
        Arg1: of fish

Roleset id: classify.02 , make/keep secret, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

classify.02: CLASSIFY-V NOTES: Member of VNcls characterize-29.2. (from classify.02-v)


classify (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: secret-keeper (vnrole: 29.2-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: secret (vnrole: 29.2-Theme)

Example: classify-v: in honor of the FBI goons

        The government classified John's dissertation on the clandestine uses of corn kernels as both top-secret and pop-secret.

        Arg0: The government
        Rel: classified
        Arg1: John's dissertation on the clandestine uses of corn kernels
        Argm-prd: as both top-secret and pop-secret