Predicate: monopolize

Roleset id: monopolize.01 , to acquire or maintain a monopoly of, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

monopolize.01: MONOPOLIZE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'monopolize' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from monopolize.01-v predicate notes)


monopolize (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: monopolist, agent
        Arg1-PPT: entity monopolized

Example: transitive

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

        `` They do n't want Japan to monopolize the region and sew it up , '' says [*T*-1] Chong-sik Lee , professor of East Asian politics at the University of Pennsylvania .

        Arg0: Japan
        Rel: monopolize
        Arg1: the region