Predicate: increase

Roleset id: increase.01 , go up incrementally, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

increase.01: INCREASE-V NOTES: Let's use EXT for numericals only, otherwise Arg2-MNR: (from increase.01-v) INCREASE-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry increase.01, OntoNotes sense grouping increase.01; maps to VN entries cos-45.4 and calibratable_cos-45.6-1. Framed by Claire. (from increase.01-n)


increase (v.)
increase (n.)


        Use argM-ext for mentions of extent of increase. (from increase.01-n)
        Arg0-PAG: causer of increase (vnrole: 45.4-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing increasing (vnrole: 45.4-patient, 45.6-1-patient)
        Arg2-EXT: amount increased by, EXT or MNR (vnrole: 45.6-1-extent)
        Arg3-DIR: start point
        Arg4-GOL: end point

Example: agentive, with end point

        Faulding increased its interest to 70% of Moleculon's stock.

        Arg0: Faulding
        Rel: increased
        Arg1: its intereset
        Arg4: to 70% of Moleculon's stock

Example: agentive, with extent

        The Polish government increased home electricity charges by 150%.

        Arg0: The Polish government
        Rel: increased
        Arg1: home electricity charges
        Arg2: by 150%

Example: ergative, with extent and end point

        The nation's exports increased 4% to $50.45 billion.

        Arg1: The nation's exports
        Rel: increased
        Arg2: 4%
        Arg4: to $50.45 billion.

Example: ergative, with manner

        Output will be gradually increased.

        Arg1: Output
        Arg2: gradually
        Rel: increased

Example: ergative, with start and end points

        Net income increased to $274 million from $130 million.

        Arg1: Net income
        Rel: increased
        Arg4: to $274 million
        Arg3: from $130 million

Example: locative

        ...a hit wine dramatically increase in price

        Arg1: ...a hit wine
        Arg2: dramatically
        Rel: increase
        Argm-loc: in price

Example: temporal

        Georgia Gulf stock increased $1.75 a share yesterday

        Arg1: Georgia Gulf stock
        Rel: increased
        Arg2: $1.75 a share
        Argm-tmp: yesterday

Example: with purpose clause

        Mr. Martin increased prices on some wines just to slow down movement.

        Arg0: Mr Martin
        Rel: increased
        Arg1: prices on some wines
        Argm-pnc: just to slow down movement

Example: NP only

        a 3.1 % increase in revenue to $ 992.7 million from $ 963 milliona year earlier

        Argm-ext: 3.1 %
        Rel: increase
        Arg1: in revenue
        Arg4: to $ 992.7 million
        Arg3: from $ 963 million a year earlier

Example: Non-numerical extent, NP only

        `` a very meaningful '' increase in operating profit by Colgate's U.S. business

        Argm-ext: very meaningful
        Rel: increase
        Arg1: in operating profit
        Arg0: by Colgate 's U.S. business

Example: Agricultural domain, body part attribute.

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

        They recorded the cattle's increase in weight over a period of weeks.

        Arg1: the cattle's
        Rel: increase
        Arg2: in body weight

Example: Typical example

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

        These recent increases in the price of oil have impacted the markets.

        Argm-tmp: recent
        Rel: increases
        Arg1: in the price of oil