Frame Element Taxonomy

Frame Element Description

Frame Element Description
Frame ElementPeriod
Number of Definitions4
Number of Children5
Path to TopPeriod -> Duration -> Length -> Distance -> Cause -> Top


Definitions of Period
Duration_attributeCSometimes these adjectives describe simply a period of time, rather than an event or state. The Period almost invariably occurs as the modified noun with an attributive adjective: We waited for only a short time . Use of the drug over a lengthy period can cause memory loss.
Duration_relationCSometimes a period of time, rather than an event or state is described.
Duration_scenarioCThe Period whose the duration Attribute is appropriate and under consideration.
Extreme_valuePThe period for which values of a particular Attribute of one or more entities are compared.