Roleset id: balk.01 , flinch, be hesitant, Source: , vncls: , framnet: balk.01: BALK-V NOTES: Frames file for 'balk' based on sentences in financial subcorpus andautomatic expansion via verbnet. (from balk.01-v predicate notes)
Arg0-PPT: balker (vnrole: 40.5-Experiencer)
Arg1-PAG: balk at, cause of hesitation (vnrole: 40.5-Stimulus)
Example: all args
person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle
Consumers, he said, are balking at higher prices on 1990 cars, especially after seeing the incentive-reduced prices on 1989 models.
Arg1: at higher prices on 1990 cars
ArgM-TMP: especially after seeing the incentive-reduced prices on 1989 models
person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full
When First Interstate balked, arguing that the figure was too high, regulators responded by raising their recommendation to $350 million.
Arg0: First Interstate
ArgM-ADV: arguing that the figure was too high