Predicate: conquer

Roleset id: conquer.01 , to gain control of, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

conquer.01: CONQUER-V NOTES: Frames file for 'conquer' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from conquer.01-v predicate notes)
        CONQUERING-N NOTES: Automatically added alias.
        CONQUEST-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT. Relation to reconquest.01. (from conquest.01-n)


conquest (n.)
conquering (n.)
conquer (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: conquering hero, agent (vnrole: 42.3-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity conquered, spoils (if unclear whether the spoils or the loser, use this arg) (vnrole: 42.3-patient)
        Arg2-PPT: defeated entity; loser; former owner of arg1 (vnrole: 42.3-patient)

Example: transitive

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

        [Japanese chemical companies]-1 are at work [*-1]-2 developing their own substitutes and hoping [*-2] to conquer new markets , of course .

        Arg0: [*-2]
        Rel: conquer
        Arg1: new markets

Example: args 0, 1

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

        By 1673 they had completed their conquest of China, though they continued to expand well into the next century

        Arg0: their
        Rel: conquest
        Arg1: of China

Example: args 1,2

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

        Victor Emmanuel II of Italy enters Rome after its conquest from the Papal States.

        Arg1: its
        Rel: conquest
        Arg2: from the Papal States