Roleset id: impede.01 , hinder, try to stop, Source: , vncls: , framnet: impede.01: IMPEDE-V NOTES: I'm going to get in trouble for this example, I just know it. Onlyuse "instrument" when it is clearly separate from the agent. (from impede.01-v) IMPEDIMENT-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on impede-v.01. Corresponds to VNcls forbid-67. (from impediment.01-n)
arg3-instrument omitted. Use MNR if it comes up. Arg2-secondary predication not expected to occur in nominalizations, so also omitted. If you see an instance that requires both arg1 and arg2, send it in. (from impediment.01-n)
Arg0-PAG: entity attempting to stop something (vnrole: 67-agent)
Arg1-PPT: Theme (action or object being prevented) (vnrole: 67-theme)
Arg2-PRD: secondary predication or action
Example: ARG0 and ARG1
The number of ROC diplomatic partners is far behind that of the PRC , which seriously impedes Taiwan 's efforts to take part in international organizations .
Arg0: [which][the PRC]
Arg1: Taiwan 's efforts to take part in international organizations
Example: ARG2 and ARG3
However, the law's narrowness has impeded it from serving as a tool to strengthen ecosystem resilience generally.
Arg0: the law's narrowness
Arg2: from serving as a tool to strengthen ecosystem resilience generally.
Example: just arg1
Example: both args
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns
When the dams were built upon the Snake River, their impediment of the flow of the river made for deeper water, and calmer currents.
Arg1: of the flow of the river