Predicate: contain

Roleset id: contain.01 , hold inside, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

contain.01: CONTAIN-V NOTES: Frames file for 'contain' based on survey of sentences in financial subcorpus. Verbnet class contiguous_location-47.8, other framed members are cover. Also comparison with 'hold' (from contain.01-v predicate notes) CONTAINMENT-N NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from containment.01-n)


contain (v.)
containment (n.)


        Arg0-LOC: container (vnrole: 54.3-Location, 47.8-Theme)
        Arg1-PPT: contents (vnrole: 47.8-co-theme, 54.3-Value)

Example: contain-v: almost literal

        In addition, the Cray-3 will contain 16 processors -- twice as many as the largest current supercomputer.

        Argm-dis: In addition
        Arg0: the Cray-3
        Argm-mod: will
        Rel: contain
        Arg1: 16 processors -- twice as many as the largest current supercomputer

Roleset id: contain.02 , restrain, halt the spread of, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

contain.02: CONTAIN-V, CONTAINMENT-N, CONTAINED-J NOTES: Added by Julia for AMR.


contain (v.)
containment (n.)
contained (j.)


        Arg0-PAG: entity restraining arg1
        Arg1-PPT: thing being restrained, halted

Example: contain-v

        [Imperialist America]-1 wants *PRO*-1 to contain China's development.

        Arg0: *PRO*-1
        Rel: contain
        Arg1: China's development

Example: containment-n

        Last night's operational briefing indicated an additional 30 percent containment of the fire.

        Arg0: 30 percent
        Rel: containment
        Arg1: of the fire

Example: contained-j

        Republicans are seizing on a claim made by President Obama Thursday that ISIS is 'contained.'

        Arg1: Isis
        Rel: contained