Predicate: rectify

Roleset id: rectify.01 , make right, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

rectify.01: RECTIFY-V NOTES: Frames file for 'rectify' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from rectify.01-v predicate notes)


rectify (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: maker right
        Arg1-PPT: wrong thing becoming right

Example: active

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: gerund

        [The proposed legislation]-1 is aimed at *trace*-1 rectifying some of the inequities in the current land-ownership system.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: rectifying
        Arg1: some of the inequities in the current land-ownership system

Example: passive

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

        He described the situation as ``an escrow problem, a timing issue,'' which he said *trace*-1 was rapidly rectified *trace*-1, with no losses to customers.

        ArgM-TMP: rapidly
        Rel: rectified
        Arg1: *trace*
        ArgM-RCL: which -> an escrow problem, a timing issue
        ArgM-MNR: with no losses to customers