Predicate: overthrow

Roleset id: overthrow.01 , to bring down, overturn, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

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


overthrow (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: victor, agent
        Arg1-PPT: entity overthrown

Example: transitive

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

        Here , at a soccer stadium near the black township of Soweto yesterday , were [*T*-2] eight leaders of the African National Congress , seven of whom [*T*-1]-1 had spent most of their adult lives in prison for sabotage and conspiracy [*]-1 to overthrow the government .

        Arg0: [*]
        ArgM-RCL: seven of whom -> eight leaders of the African National Congress
        Rel: overthrow
        Arg1: the government