Predicate: tend

Roleset id: tend.01 , care for, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

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


tend (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: tender
        Arg1-PPT: thing tended (to)

Example: ARG0 and ARG1

        I hope they 'll be able to make a go of it off in some city , but if it does n't work out they can always come back and tend the store . "

        Argm-adv: if it does n't work out
        Arg0: they
        Argm-mod: can
        Argm-adv: always
        Rel: tend
        Arg1: the store

Roleset id: tend.02 , have a tendency, drift, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

tend.02: TEND-V NOTES: This really should be treated as a modal verb, almost, but we'll treatit instead like 'seem' et al. (from tend.02-v) TRENDING-N NOTES: Based on Thyme and Sharp data. Comparison to trend.01 and tend.02. No VN or FN classes. Framed by Katie. (from trending.01-n)


trending (n.)
tend (v.)Likelihood


        Arg1-PPT: theme
        Arg2-PRD: attribute

Example: very typical usage

        The cost, or premium, tends to get fat in times of crisis.

        Arg1: The cost, or premium,
        Rel: tends
        Arg2: to get fat in times of crisis

Example: this is an analyzed test

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

        HVF trending

        Arg1: HVF
        Rel: trending