inquire.01: INQUIRE-V NOTES: Roleset by Julia based on WSJ and internet searches. Member of Vncls inquire-37.1.2. Comparison to "ask". (from inquire.01-v) INQUIRY-N NOTES: Updated by Julia. Member of Vncls 37.1.2. (from inquiry.01-n)
Watch out for LVCs! (from inquiry.01-n)
Arg0-PAG: inquirer (vnrole: 37.1.2-Agent)
Arg1-PPT: thing wondered about/investigated (vnrole: 37.1.2-Topic)
Arg2-GOL: entity being asked (vnrole: 37.1.2-Recipient)
Typically , these laws seek to prevent [executive branch officials]-2 from [*-2]inquiring into whether certain federal programs make any economic sense or proposing more market-oriented alternatives to regulations .
Arg1: into whether certain federal programs make any economic sense
I inquired, at the top of my voice, where the hell I was.
Argm-mnr: at the top of my voice
Arg1: where the hell I was.
Theodosius inquired of him the practices of the Studite monks.
Arg2: of him
Arg1: the practices of the Studite monks.
their inquiry into his activities at another savings and loan
Arg1: into his activities at another savings and loan
an inquiry into the freeway 's collapse
Arg1: into the freeway 's collapse
Example: this is probably arg2-- although the ex is slightly ambiguous
The tentative settlement between Gulf Power , a Pensacola , Fla. , electric company , and federal prosecutors would mark the end of one part of a wide - ranging inquiry of Southern Co. in the past year
Arg2: of Souther Co.
Argm-tmp: in the past year
Liverpool never made an inquiry for the England player at the end of last season despite being aware of the ?12m asking price.
Argm-gol: for the England player
Argm-tmp: at the end of last season
Argm-adv: despite being aware of the ?12m asking price