Predicate: transfer

Roleset id: transfer.01 , send, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

transfer.01: TRANSFER-V NOTES: Member of Vncls contribute-13.2-2 and send-11.1-1. (from transfer.01-v) TRANSFER-N NOTES: Roleset based on transfer.01. Verbnet class send 11.1. Framed by Katie. (from transfer.01-n)


transfer (n.)
transfer (v.)Change_tool Transfer


        Arg3 sent-from/"source" seems to be fairly uncommon. (from transfer.01-v)
        Arg0-PAG: sender (vnrole: 11.1-Agent, 13.2-2-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: sent (vnrole: 11.1-Theme, 13.2-2-Theme)
        Arg2-GOL: sent-to (vnrole: 11.1-Destination, 13.2-2-Recipient)
        Arg3-DIR: sent-from (vnrole: 11.1-Initial_Location)

Example: all args

        Arbitrage simply transfers his selling pressure from Chicago to New York, while functioning as a buyer in Chicago.

        Arg0: Arbitrage
        Argm-adv: simply
        Rel: transfers
        Arg1: his selling pressure
        Arg3: from Chicago
        Arg2: to New York
        Argm-tmp: while functioning as a buyer in Chicago

Example: All but arg 0

        technology transfer from the research laboratory to commercial use.

        Arg1: technology
        Rel: transfer
        Arg2: from the research laboratory
        Arg3: to commercial use

Example: Example with arg 0

        its global-funds transfer system

        Arg0: its
        Arg1: global-funds
        Rel: transfer

Example: When to use arg 2 rather than arg 1

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

        His international bank transfers

        Arg0: His
        Argm-adj: international
        Arg2: bank
        Rel: transfers