Predicate: grant

Roleset id: grant.01 , request, giving, often in answer to a request, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

grant.01: GRANT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'grant' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Verbnet class "future-having-13.3"; framed members include issue leave yield. Comparison with 'deny' and 'allow'. (from grant.01-v predicate notes) GRANT-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on WN sense #2, #3, grant-v.01. Corresponds to VNcls future_having-13.3. (from grant.01-n)


grant (v.)
grant (n.)
granting (n.)


        Watch out for non-events. If you can't replace 'grant' with 'granting' without changing the meaning, it's probaly not an event. (from grant.01-n)
        Arg0-PAG: granter (vnrole: 29.5-2-agent, 13.3-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing granted (vnrole: 29.5-2-predicate, 13.3-theme)
        Arg2-GOL: benefactive, granted-to (vnrole: 29.5-2-theme, 13.3-goal)

Example: no benefactive

        The White House said [Mr. Bush]-1 decided *trace*-1 to grant duty-free status for 18 categories, but turned down such treatment for other types of watches ``because of the potential for material injury to watch producers located in the U.S. and the Virgin Islands.''

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: grant
        Arg1: duty-free status for 18 categories

Example: passivized, with benefactive, benefactive fronted

        That settlement represented the first time shareholders-1 were granted *trace*-1 a major payment in a greenmail case.

        Rel: granted
        Arg2: *trace*
        Arg1: a major payment
        Argm-loc: in a greenmail case

Example: ARG2 and ARG1

        Gambian President Yahya Jameh declared his support for admission of the ROC to the United Nations , and as a gesture of goodwill declared that all holders of ROC passports would henceforth automatically be granted 90 - day landing visas upon arrival in Gambia .

        Arg2: all holders of ROC passports
        Argm-mod: would
        Argm-tmp: henceforth
        Argm-mnr: automatically
        Rel: granted
        Arg1: 90 - day landing visas
        Argm-tmp: upon arrival in Gambia

Example: Not eventive. Call it .YY!

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

        This coming from someone that footed their own college tuition , No mommy and daddy allowences , no grants or anything else .

Example: All args

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

        Mr. Weeding suggested whether it would not save time and trouble, to limit the motion to the production of such papers as came to hand aftert their grant of ?60,000 to the Noble Marquess.

        Arg0: their
        Rel: grant
        Arg1: of ?60,000
        Arg2: to the Noble Marquess