Roleset id: distort.01 , alter badly, Source: , vncls: , framnet: distort.01: DISTORT-V NOTES: Maybe an instrumental arg? (from distort.01-v) DISTORTION-N NOTES: distort.01 (from distortion.01-n) DISTORTED-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from distorted.01-j)
Arg0-PAG: alterer, agent (vnrole: 26.5-agent)
Arg1-VSP: thing distorted (vnrole: 26.5-material)
person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: progressive,  voice: passive,  form: participle
Instead, a spokesman blames the dismal third-quarter showing on ``an environment that *trace*-1 is being distorted *trace*-1 by a very harsh climate for sales of durable goods,'' which account for roughly two-thirds of Sears's annual merchandise volume.
Argm-rcl: that -> an environment
Arg0: by a very harsh climate for sales of durable goods, ''which account for roughly two-thirds of Sears's annual merchandise volume
person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle
The media, she says, have distorted his personal life.
Arg0: The media
Arg1: his personal life
Example: adjective usage, with CXN
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns
What-2 *T*-2 is so distorted ICH-1 in their fundamental makeup [that they can see this desecration of science and ignore it]-1 ?
Argm-loc: in their fundamental makeup