Predicate: officiate

Roleset id: officiate.01 , to function as an officer of a duty, such as a priest or referee, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

officiate.01: OFFICIATE-V NOTES: Framed by Claire (from officiate.01-v)


officiate (v.)


        The predication argument is specified by the VerbNet class, but I am not certain that this argument will arise in actual usage. (from officiate.01-v)
        Arg0-PAG: official performing a duty (vnrole: 29.6-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: duty, ceremony officiated by arg 0
        Arg2-PRD: role, secondary predication of arg0, officiated as what? (vnrole: 29.6-Attribute)

Example: Transitive

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

        Outgoing Taipei mayor Ma Ying-jeou officiated on the 11th evening the opening of this year's Christmas celebration...

        Arg0: Outgoing Taipei mayor May Ying-jeou
        Rel: officiated
        Argm-tmp: on the 11th evening
        Arg1: the opening of this year's Christmas Celebration