participant role


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n participant role (linguistics) the underlying relation that a constituent has with the main verb in a clause
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In literature:

I myself would have much preferred the role of spectator to that of participant, but unfortunately I had no choice in the matter.
"American Big-Game Hunting" by Various

In news:

Easter Catechism When a show is semi-scripted, with ample audience participation, a lot depends on the stage presence of the MC, and Easter Catechism is fortunate indeed to have Denise Fennell filling that role.
That was the response of a focus group participant reflecting on the role of the Christian faith in his life.
'He categorically and emphatically denied that he had participation or role in that shooting'.
As the new administration takes shape, a debate has begun over the role social media will play — or should play — in public participation processes.
For a math whiz who spent high school avoiding farm chores by participating in school theater productions, the chance to play any role in a major comic book film is pretty cool.
Another participant in the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany scandal has admitted her role in that $57 million scheme .
The video can also play a role in the conference itself, so participants can actually see the persons they are talking to.
Ex-reality show participant Lee takes starring role at N.Y.'s Geisha.
Hundreds of costumed Civil War re-enactors will camp on the center's grounds and participate in reenactments of the Battle of Cloyd's Mountain, in which Hayes and his men played a pivotal role.
Competent Leadership features 10 projects to carry out while serving in meeting roles and participating in other club activities, such as helping with a newsletter and getting involved with a membership-building campaign.
An alleged street gang member admitted his role Tuesday in a prostitution ring that recruited high school girls for paid sex acts and threatened those who refused to participate.
This is your chance to gather together and participate in a deep dialogue about public works' role in creating sustainable communities.
Participate in a class discussion about the role of political cartoons as a means of swaying public opinion.
When the caldron is lit in London this summer and the XXX Olympics begins, one familiar participant will play a more active role than any other, taking center stage at 23 individual events.
In the first of a five-part series looking at the pharmacist's role in providing recommendations for cold and flu season, participants discuss the impact of the economic downturn on patient behaviors.

In science:

This fact reflects the role of low lying LL’s which participate in the skyrmion formation.
Activation Energy in a Quantum Hall Ferromagnet and Non-Hartree-Fock Skyrmions
Due to the proper normalization, the components of the eigenvectors n(α) play the role of the Participation Ratios (PR) which quantify the effective numbers of nodes participating in a given eigenvector with a significant weight.
Random Walks Along the Streets and Canals in Compact Cities: Spectral analysis, Dynamical Modularity, Information, and Statistical Mechanics
Due to the proper normalization, the components of eigenvectors play the role of the Participation Ratios (PR) which quantify the effective numbers of nodes participating in a given eigenvector with a significant weight.
Sestieri of Venice
The number of interactions to which individual spins participate, also called connectivity, plays the role of the control parameter, analogous to the pressure in thermodynamic systems.
Theoretical analysis of optimization problems - Some properties of random k-SAT and k-XORSAT
We show that mode competition plays an important role in the random laser and leads to the scaling of the number of modes participating in lasing with √N (instead of N in the absence of mode competition), where N is the number of atoms.
Euclidean matrix theory of random lasing in a cloud of cold atoms
Additional partners In view of the requirement to reserve a substantial part of the budget (approaching 20%) for future partners, describe the expected competences, the role of the potential participants and their integration into the running project.
Schulz for useful discussions. E. O. thanks ISI for hospitality and support for participating the 1996 Euroconference of “The role of Dimensionality in the Correlated Electron Systems” held in Torino May 6-25, 1996. T. G. thanks the ITP where part of this work was completed for support under NSF grant PHY94-07194.
Weakly disordered spin ladders
India could have participated and can still get involved and play a significant role .
The world of synchrotrons
Another way to help students develop skills is to give them roles to play, such as Manager (who keeps the team on task), Encourager (who makes sure everyone participates), and Clarifier.
ASK-IT/A2L: Assessing student knowlede with instructional technology
Quantitative Measurements of the Influence of Participant Roles during Peer Review Meetings Patrick d'Astous, Pierre N.
Quantitative Measurements of the Influence of Participant Roles during Peer Review Meetings
Project view: This study shows that individual project responsibilities may influence participant moves. An efficient PRM should involve the appropriate participants, and these participants should be selected according to their project roles.
Quantitative Measurements of the Influence of Participant Roles during Peer Review Meetings
When participants do the capturing: the role of media in diary studies.
A Refined Experience Sampling Method to Capture Mobile User Experience
The role of participation architecture in growing sponsored Open Source communities.
Introducing Automated Regression Testing in Open Source Projects
Prominent examples include instant messaging, voice over IP applications, various sorts of online computer games and multi-user role-playing environments. A common thing among these applications is the existence of two or more participants that communicate in a synchronous fashion.
Evaluating Accessible Synchronous CMC Applications
The samples used in these tests were provided by the answers of the 20 participants that played role of the recipient (tourist) in each conversation.
Evaluating Accessible Synchronous CMC Applications