Predicate: plague

Roleset id: plague.01 , bother, pester, trouble, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

plague.01: PLAGUE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'plague' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No access to verbnet. No comparison. (from plague.01-v predicate notes)


plague (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: botherer, agent (vnrole: 31.1-stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: bothered (vnrole: 31.1-experiencer)
        Arg2-MNR: bothered by, plagued with

Example: active

        Many analysts said they weren't surprised that [problems in many of Ryder's lines of business]-1 continued *trace*-1 to plague the company.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: plague
        Arg1: the company

Example: passive

        The Avon, Conn., company's stock hit a high in 1983 after it unveiled its Adam home computer, but [the product]-1 was plagued *trace*-1 with glitches and the company's fortunes plunged.

        Rel: plagued
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg2: with glitches

Example: different passive

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

        Par, a generic-drug maker that [*T*-2]-1 has been plagued [*-1]by management problems, was already the subject of a federal criminal inquiry into the drug-approval process and a Food and Drug Administration investigation.

        Rel: plagued
        Arg1: [*-1]
        Argm-rcl: that -> a generic-drug maker
        Arg0: by management problems

Example: ARG1 and ARG2

        Perhaps there is a greater need among modern people - plagued by stress , insomnia , anxiety , and inability to concentrate - to find a way to chill out .

        Arg1: modern people
        Rel: plagued
        Arg2: by stress , insomnia , anxiety , and inability to concentrate