Predicate: partition

Roleset id: partition.01 , to divide, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

partition.01: PARTITION-V NOTES: Frames file for "partition" loosely based on "disassemble" and "divide"framesets. (from partition.01-v predicate notes) PARTITION-N NOTES: Based on sentences in nouns-00040. Comparison to partition.01-v. VN class disassemble-23.3. FN class seperating. Framed by Katie. (from partition.01-n)


partition (v.)
partition (n.)seperating


        Arg0-PAG: entity dividing, agent (vnrole: 23.3-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity divided, patient (vnrole: 23.3-patient)
        Arg2-PRD: divided into what, end state, oblique
        Arg3-DIR: divided from what, source

Example: without end state

        Sandy partitioned her hard drive.

        Arg0: Sandy
        Rel: partitioned
        Arg1: her hard drive

Example: with end state

        The viceroy partitioned the territory into four large sections.

        Arg0: The viceroy
        Rel: partitioned
        Arg1: the territory
        Arg2: into four large sections

Example: with source

        The teacher partitioned the unruly child from the rest.

        Arg0: the teacher
        Rel: partitioned
        Arg1: the unruly child
        Arg3: from the rest

Example: arg 1 only

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

        nor will there be any partition of Lebanon

        Rel: partition
        Arg1: of Lebanon