Predicate: forge

Roleset id: forge.01 , create a counterfeit, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

forge.01: FORGE-V NOTES: This is properly thought of as a special case of the other roleset,but since it can never take the other arguments, it is proper to keepthe two separated. (from forge.01-v)


forge (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: counterfeiter (vnrole: 25.2-Agent, 25.4-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: copied (vnrole: 25.2-Theme, 25.4-Theme)

Example: ARG0 and ARG1

        Waksal admitted to tipping his daughter to dump ImClone stock market just ahead of a drug rejection the company was developing and he pleaded guilty to bank fraud by forging a signature on a $ 44 million loan .

        Arg0: []
        Rel: forging
        Arg1: a signature
        Argm-loc: on a $ 44 million loan

Roleset id: forge.02 , make, create, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

forge.02: FORGE-V NOTES: The arg2"material"and arg4"end state"will always be introduced byprepositions, while the arg1"construction"should always be an NP. (from forge.02-v)


forge (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: builder (vnrole: 26.1-Agent)
        Arg1-PRD: construction (vnrole: 26.1-Product)
        Arg2-VSP: material, start state (vnrole: 26.1-Material)
        Arg4-PRD: end state (vnrole: 26.1-Product)

Example: boring transitive

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

        With the golden share as protection, [Jaguar officials]-1 have rebuffed Ford's overtures, and moved instead *trace*-1 to forge an alliance with GM.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: forge
        Arg1: an alliance with GM

Example: all args

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        John forged the iron from ingots into an elaborate contraption.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: forged
        Arg1: the iron
        Arg2: from ingots
        Arg4: into an elaborate contraption