Predicate: gain

Roleset id: gain.01 , increase, rise, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

gain.01: GAIN-V NOTES: Let's use EXT for numericals only, otherwise Arg2-MNR: (from gain.01-v) GAIN-N NOTES: Based on verb entry gain.01; corresponds to VN class calibratable_cos-45.6-1. (from gain.01-n)


gain (v.)
gain (n.)


        Arg1-PPT: Logical subject, patient, thing rising (vnrole: 45.6-1-patient)
        Arg2-EXT: EXT, amount risen (vnrole: 45.6-1-extent)
        Arg3-DIR: start point
        Arg4-GOL: end point
        Arg5-LOC: specific aspect of arg1 gaining

Example: with EXT and end point

        The Nasdaq 100 index gained 1.39 to 446.62 on heavy volume.

        Arg1: The Nasdaq 100 index
        Rel: gained
        Arg2: 1.39
        Arg4: to 446.62
        Argm-loc: on heavy volume

Example: all args!

        Revenue gained 13% to $77 million from $68.5 million.

        Arg1: Revenue
        Rel: gained
        Arg2: 13%
        Arg4: to $77million
        Arg3: from $68.5 million

Example: arg2 as manner

        Bond prices and the dollar both gained modestly.

        Arg1: Bond prices and the dollar both
        Rel: gained
        Arg2: modestly

Example: Arg 1 only

        Stocks are holding on to their gains in late trading, with all three major indexes up more than 1% in late trading.

        Arg1: their
        Rel: gains

Example: Args 3 & 4

        This has been accomplished by reducing the taxable amount of the gain from 75% to 37-1/2%.

        Rel: gain
        Arg3: from 75%
        Arg4: to 37-1/2%

Example: With attribute

        ...stocks trading at multiyear lows such as WorldCom (WCOM), which has retraced its gains in price all the way back to February 1998.

        Arg1: its
        Rel: gains
        Arg5: in price

Roleset id: gain.02 , acquire, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

gain.02: GAIN-V NOTES: (from gain.02-v) GAIN-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry gain.02; corresponds to VN class get-13.5.1-1. (from gain.02-n)


gain (v.)
gain (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent, entity acquiring something (vnrole: 13.5.1-1-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing acquired (vnrole: 13.5.1-1-theme)
        Arg2-DIR: source, gained from (vnrole: 13.5.1-1-source)
        Arg3-GOL: benefactive, gained for (vnrole: 13.5.1-1-beneficiary)

Example: just transitive

        The company could gain millions of dollars if the deal goes through.

        Arg0: The company
        Argm-mod: could
        Rel: gain
        Arg1: millions of dollars
        Argm-adv: if the deal goes though

Example: another transitive

        Both contracts have gained a following since the 1987 global market crash.

        Arg0: Both contracts
        Rel: gained
        Arg1: a following
        Argm-tmp: since the 1987 global market crash

Example: with benefactive

        ...the unsuccessful effort *trace* to gain bank loans for the labor management group.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: gain
        Arg1: bank loans
        Arg3: for the labor management group.

Example: with source

        Both companies would gain technological knowledge through the sale of GenProbe

        Arg0: Both companies
        Argm-mod: would
        Rel: gain
        Arg1: technological knowledge
        Arg2: through the sale of GenProbe

Example: Args 0 & 1

        As shown 'weak ties' provide photographic inspiration for Flickr's users and prove valuable in their gaining of recognition and exposure.

        Arg0: their
        Rel: gaining
        Arg1: of recognition and exposure

Example: With source

        Also, the mangaka admitted to his gaining of illegal profits from the work, and paid back a portion of his sales.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: gaining
        Arg1: of illegal profits
        Arg2: from the work