Predicate: oversell

Roleset id: oversell.01 , to sell more than can be delivered, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

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


oversell (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: seller, agent
        Arg1-PPT: entity oversold

Example: passive

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        `` We-1 were oversold [*-1] and today we bounced back .

        Rel: oversold
        Arg1: [*-1]

Example: transitive

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle

        But investment bankers say [0] the market may have oversold some takeover-related stocks .

        Arg0: the market
        ArgM-MOD: may
        Rel: oversold
        Arg1: some takeover-related stocks