Predicate: unban

Roleset id: unban.01 , to undo a ban, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

unban.01: UNBAN-V NOTES: Roleset based on instances in wsj-nw. Framed by Claire, comparison to ban.01. (from unban.01-v)


unban (v.)
un-ban (v.)
unbanning (n.)
un-banning (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: person, cause undoing ban
        Arg1-PPT: action currently prohibited by ban, soon to be unbanned action
        Arg2-PPT: secondary agent, person unbanned from doing arg1 when separate

Example: unban-v: Args 0 & 1

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

        ...hoping the government will be encouraged to take further steps, such as freeing Nelson Mandela, the most prominent ANC figure, and PRO unbanning the organization.

        Arg0: PRO
        Rel: unbanning
        Arg1: the organization

Example: ARG2

        They unbanned him from professionally competing.

        Arg0: They
        Rel: unbanned
        Arg1: him
        Arg2: from professionally competing.

Example: un-banning

        But the unconditional release of the seven leaders , who once formed the intellectual and organizational core of the ANC , is a de facto un-banning of the movement and the rebirth of its internal wing .

        Argm-adj: de facto
        Rel: un-banning
        Arg1: of the movement