Predicate: target

Roleset id: target.01 , take aim at, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

target.01: TARGET-V NOTES: Member of Vncls confront-98. VN updated by Julia. No comparison. (from target.01-v) TARGETED-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from targeted.01-j)


target (v.)
targeted (j.)


        Arg0-PAG: targeter (vnrole: 98-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing aimed at (vnrole: 98-Theme)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument (vnrole: 98-Instrument)

Example: transitive

        But the prospects for legislation that-1 *trace*-1 targets program trading is unlikely anytime soon.

        Arg0: *trace*-1 (= that)
        Argm-slc: that -> legislation
        Rel: targets
        Arg1: program trading

Example: passivized with instrument

        [Small-lot buying]-1 targeted *trace*-1 at incentive-backed issues pushed up the Nikkei.

        Rel: targeted
        Arg2: *trace*-1
        Arg1: at incentive-backed issues

Example: ARG0 and ARG1 and ARG2

        The UDN group is undertaking a three - pronged attack to crush their competition : continuing to access the wide readership of newspapers , targeting the high - tech sector through the Internet , and using the magazine format for regional companies with small budgets .

        Arg0: The UDN group
        Rel: targeting
        Arg1: the high - tech sector
        Arg2: through the Internet