Predicate: specialize

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

specialize.01: SPECIALIZE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'specialize' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No Verbnet entry. (from specialize.01-v predicate notes)


specialize (v.)
specialization (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: specialist
        Arg1-PPT: speciality

Example: they all look like this

        The company's chairman, Mr. Laidig, and a group of advisers met at the offices of Wachtel Lipton Rosen& Katz, a law firm specializing in takeover defense.

        Arg0: a law firm
        Rel: specializing
        Arg1: in takeover defense

Predicate: special

Roleset id: special.02 , unique, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

special.02: SPECIAL-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT-1. (from special.01-j)


special (j.)


        Arg1-PAG: thing that is unique, possibly cherished
        Arg2-ADV: entity cherishing, holding arg1 as unique

Example: that special kind of special

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

        Our best friend 's sister 's wedding was uhm , special .

        Arg1: Our best friend's sister's
        Argm-dis: uhm
        Rel: special

Example: both args

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

        Now you know why-1 July is special to me [*-1].

        Arg1: July
        Rel: special
        Arg2: to me
        Argm-cau: [*-1]