Predicate: unify

Roleset id: unify.01 , join together, joining into a unified whole, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

unify.01: UNIFY-V NOTES: Verbnet entry amalgamate-22.2-2-1. Framenet entry Amalgamate. (from unify.01-v) UNIFICATION-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on unify-v.01. Corresponds to VNcls amalgamate-22.2-2-1. (from unification.01-n)


unification (n.)
unify (v.)Cause_to_amalgamate Amalgamation


        arg3-domain of unification added based on corpus examples, as it may occur in addition to args 1& 2. (from unification.01-n)
        Arg0-PAG: joiner, agent (vnrole: 22.2-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: first (or all) thing(s) unified (vnrole: 22.2-patient)
        Arg2-PPT: second thing unified, if separate from arg1 (vnrole: 22.2-co-patient)
        Arg3-ADJ: unification in what domain
        Arg4-PRD: unified whole

Example: simple transitive

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

        Arguing that the separate financial marketplaces acted as one, and concluding that the crash had ``raised the possibility of a full-scale financial system breakdown,'' the presidential task force called for establishing [a super-regulator]-1 to oversee the markets, to make margins consistent across markets, *trace*-1 to unify clearing systems and to install circuit breakers.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: unify
        Arg1: clearing systems

Example: ARG2

        It effectively attempted to unified church with state.

        Rel: unified
        Arg0: It
        Arg1: church
        Arg2: with state.

Example: unk

        Therefore , as long as the CCP regime has no intention to use military force against Taiwan , I pledge that during my term in office , I will not declare independence , I will not change the national title , I will not push forth the inclusion of the so - called " state - to - state " description in the Constitution , and I will not promote a referendum to change the status quo in regard to the question of independence or unification .

        Rel: unification

Example: adjectival

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

        That's why ``we have been working hard to develop a single, more unified presence in Europe,'' said A.J.C. Smith, Marsh& McLennan's president, at a London news conference yesterday.

        Argm-ext: more
        Rel: unified
        Arg1: presence

Example: just arg3 and LOC

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

        the chances for economic unification in the area and economic recovery in Serbia are slim at best .

        Arg3: economic
        Rel: unification
        Argm-loc: in the area

Example: args 1 and 3

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

        Yugoslavs Again Push for Economic Unification of Albania and Yugoslavia.

        Arg3: Economic
        Rel: Unification
        Arg1: of Albania and Yugoslavia

Example: with args 1 and 4

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

        ... to encourage the island's formal unification into the People's Republic

        Arg1: the island's
        Argm-mnr: formal
        Rel: unification
        Arg4: into the People's Republic

Example: with args 1 and 4

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

        The unification of PropBank's frame files into semantically-based files took far longer than anyone expected!

        Rel: unification
        Arg1: of PropBank's frame files
        Arg4: into semantically based files