## divide

### divide.01 - *mathematics, mathematical dividing*

DIVIDE-V NOTES: Based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Comparison with math sense of 'add'.Member of VNcls multiply-108-1. (from divide.01-v)DIVIDING-N NOTES: (from dividing.01-n)

#### Aliases:

dividing (n.)

divide (v.)

divide (v.)

#### Roles:

ARG0-PAG:

ARG1-PPT:

ARG2-PPT:

ARG3-PRD:

*entity performing calculation*ARG1-PPT:

*first operand*ARG2-PPT:

*second operand, divided-by*ARG3-PRD:

*resulting quantity, answer to math problem*#### ARG0 and ARG1 and ARG2

Corresponding to the fall in profit rates was -- in the early 1980s -- the drop in the number arrived at if

youARG0

dividerel

the market value of firmsARG1

by the replacement costs of their assetsARG2

, the famous Q ratio associated with Prof. James Tobin .#### All args

In Part AARGM-LOC

youARG0

justARGM-ADV

dividedrel

the massARG1

by the volumeARG2

to get densityARG3

.#### nominal math

What results from the

dividingrel

of 4ARG1

by 2ARG2

? .### divide.02 - *separate, separated; suffering disunity, causing separation*

DIVIDE-V NOTES: Based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Member of VNcls separate-23.1-1, other_cos-45.4. (from divide.02-v)DIVIDED-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on WSJ data. Corresponds to VNcls separate-23.1-1, other_cos-45.4. (from divided.01-j)

DIVIDING-N NOTES: (from dividing.02-n)

DIVISION-N NOTES: Corresponds with divide.02. Framed by anwen april 2011 (from division.01-n)

DIVISIVE-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT-1, divide-v.02. Corresponds to VNcls VNcls separate-23.1-1, other_cos-45.4. (from divisive.01-j)

Arg0 differs from the verb frame in that it is more likely to be a subject matter/cause than agent. Arg3 not present in the verb frame. (from divided.01-j)

Arg2 from divide-v.02 and Arg3 from divided-j.01 not expected to occur, and have been omitted. (from divisive.01-j)

#### Aliases:

divide (v.)

division (n.)

dividing (n.)

divided (j.)

divisive (j.)

division (n.)

dividing (n.)

divided (j.)

divisive (j.)

#### Roles:

ARG0-CAU:

ARG1-PPT:

ARG2-GOL:

ARG3-DIR:

*topic/causer/agent of division*ARG1-PPT:

*separated entity*ARG2-GOL:

*divided among/ between*ARG3-DIR:

*other entity separated from*#### divide-v: all args

As part of its reorganization this weekARGM-ADV

, Western DigitalARG0

has dividedrel

its businessARG1

into two segments -- storage products , including controllers and disk drives ; and microcomputer products , which include graphics , communications and peripheral control chipsARG2

.#### divide-v: passivized

The groupARG1

is dividedrel

primarilyARGM-ADV

between software , semiconductors and computersARG2

.#### divide-v: active, no arg2

Herbert M. Baum , the 53 - year - old president of the company 's Campbell U.S.A. unit , and Edwin L. Harper , 47 , the chief financial officerARG0

, will run Campbell as a team , dividingrel

responsibilitiesARG1

rather evenlyARGM-MNR

until a successor is namedARGM-TMP

.#### divided-j: args 0, 1

The House and SenateARG1

are dividedrel

over whether the United Nations Population Fund will receive any portion of these appropriationsARG0

, but the size of the increase is itself significant .#### divided-j

LoyaltiesARG1

are dividedrel

between teachers and patientARG2

#### division-n: All Args

Fluffy 'sARG0

divisionrel

of the sheepARG1

into white sheep and black sheepARG2

was executed flawlessly , and she won the sheepherding competition .#### divisive-j: just arg0, typical

Australians voted against becoming a republic in a 1999 referendum , but

the issueARG0

continues to be divisiverel

.#### divisive-j: both args

Such sexual tensionARG0

was divisiverel

of the civil rights movementARG1

;## divide_up

### divide_up.03 - *separate*

DIVIDE_UP-V NOTES: No VNcls. (from divide.03-v)DIVIDING_UP-N NOTES: (from dividing.03-n)

Same Args as divide.02. (from divide.03-v)

#### Aliases:

dividing_up (n.)

divide_up (v.)

divide_up (v.)

#### Roles:

ARG0-PAG:

ARG1-PPT:

ARG2-GOL:

*agent, divider*ARG1-PPT:

*entity divided up 2*ARG2-GOL:

*smaller units arg 1 is divided into/among*#### divide_up-v: Passive

Remember that most modern people live

long livesARG1

thatR-ARG1

canARGM-MOD

be dividedrel

uprel

into many stagesARG2

.