Predicate: stick

Roleset id: stick.01 , (cause to) adhere to, or put somewhere, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

stick.01: STICK-V NOTES: Based on financial subcorpus. Member of Vncls spray-9.7-1, poke-19, shake-22.3-2, put-9.1-2. Updated by Julia, 11/2010. (from stick.01-v)


stick (v.)Inchoative_attaching Cause_motion Attaching Placing Being_attached


        Arg0-PAG: causal agent (vnrole: 9.7-1-Agent, 19-Agent, 22.3-2-Agent, 9.1-2-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing sticking, adhering, being placed (vnrole: 9.7-1-Theme, 19-Instrument, 22.3-2-Patient, 9.1-2-Theme)
        Arg2-GOL: stuck-to, destination of placement (vnrole: 9.7-1-Destination, 19-Patient, 22.3-2-co-patient, 9.1-2-Destination)

Example: ergative, no other args

        The big questions are whether the increase, effective Jan. 1, 1990, will stick, and whether other major steelmakers will follow suit.

        Arg1: the increase, effective Jan. 1, 1990,
        Argm-mod: will
        Rel: stick

Example: add stuck-to

        Mr. Schneider of Bear Stearns says he is recalculating the worth of the company's assets and, in the meantime, is sticking to his ``buy'' recommendation on the belief that he will find ``values'' of 30 a share.

        Arg1: he
        Rel: sticking
        Arg2: to his ``buy'' recommendation
        Argm-cau: on the belief that he will find ``values'' of 30 a share

Example: ARG0 and ARG1 and ARG2

        But one of the soldiers stuck his spear into Jesus '

        Argm-dis: But
        Arg0: one of the soldiers
        Rel: stuck
        Arg1: his spear
        Arg2: into Jesus '

Example: more insert than adhere

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

        [*] Stick some money in an interest-bearing account and watch it grow.

        Arg0: [*]
        Rel: Stick
        Arg1: some money
        Arg2: in an interest-bearing account

Example: placement or movementwebt

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

        But *PRO* do n't stick up your nose ; for the time being we 're not talking about the relationship between capital and profit .

        Arg0: *PRO*
        Argm-neg: n't
        Rel: stick
        Argm-dir: up
        Arg1: your nose

Predicate: stick_out

Roleset id: stick_out.02 , stick out: extend, making vulnerable, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

stick_out.02: STICK_OUT-V NOTES: No Vncls. (from stick.02-v)


stick_out (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: causal agent
        Arg1-PPT: thing extended

Example: aggressive sticking

        ``I sense that [some people]-1 are reluctant *trace*-1 to stick their necks out in any aggressive way until after the figures come out,'' said Richard Eakle, president of Eakle Associates, Fair Haven, Conn.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: [ stick] [ out]
        Arg1: their necks
        Argm-mnr: in any aggressive way
        Argm-tmp: until after the figures come out

Predicate: stick_around

Roleset id: stick_around.03 , stick around: continue to be in a location, hang out, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

stick_around.03: STICK_AROUND-V NOTES: No Vncls. (from stick.03-v)


stick_around (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: sticker around, hanger out

Example: this is what it looks like

        And defense lawyers are warning that they won't stick around if they don't get paid.

        Arg0: they
        Argm-mod: wo
        Argm-neg: n't
        Rel: [ stick] [ around]
        Argm-adv: if they don't get paid

Predicate: stick_up

Roleset id: stick_up.04 , stick up: defend, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

stick_up.04: STICK_UP-V NOTES: No VNcls. FN not applicable to this sense. (from stick.04-v)


stick_up (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: defender
        Arg1-PPT: defended

Example: stick up for your rights

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: both,  voice: active,  form: participle

        Supporters of index arbitrage haven't been publicly sticking up for the trading strategy, as some did during the post-crash outcry of 1987.

        Arg0: Supporters of index arbitrage
        Argm-neg: n't
        Argm-mnr: publically
        Rel: sticking up
        Arg1: for the trading strategy
        Argm-adv: as some did during the post-crash outcry of 1987