Predicate: resist

Roleset id: resist.01 , resist, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

resist.01: RESIST-V NOTES: Frames file for 'resist' based on financial subcorpus; adjectival 'resistant' based on BOLT-4,5. No Verbnet entry. (from resist.01-v) RESISTANCE-N NOTES: Roleset based on resist.01. No corresponding verbnet class. Framed by Katie. (from resistance.01-n) RESISTANT-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from resistant.01-j)


resist (v.)Repel
resistance (n.)
resistant (j.)


        Arg0-PAG: resister
        Arg1-PPT: thing resisted

Example: resist-v: resistance is futile

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

        Stocks such as Hershey Foods Corp., Wal-Mart Stores Inc., American International Group Inc. and Federal National Mortgage Association became such bargains that he couldn't resist them, he says.

        Arg0: he
        Argm-mod: could
        Argm-neg: n't
        Rel: resist
        Arg1: them

Example: resistant-j

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

        Still , I think that Tokyo is more earthquake - resistant today than it was in 1923 .

        Arg0: Tokyo
        Argm-cxn: [more][than it was in 1923]
        Arg1: earthquake
        Rel: resistant
        Argm-tmp: today

Example: resistance-n: Example with both args

        the government 's resistance to fundamental change

        Arg0: the government 's
        Rel: resistance
        Arg1: to fundamental change

Example: resistance-n: Another example with both args

        his resistance to the language

        Arg0: his
        Rel: resistance
        Arg1: to the language