Predicate: ball

Roleset id: ball.01 , form into a ball shape, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

ball.01: BALL-V NOTES: Added by Julia based on Brown corpus. Member of Vncls 26.5. Comparison to 'wad'. (from ball.01-v)


ball (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: causal agent (vnrole: 26.5-Agent)
        Arg1-VSP: thing becoming ball-like (vnrole: 26.5-Material)
        Arg2-PRD: end state (vnrole: 26.5-Product)

Example: middle voice

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: gerund

        Gun stiffened , his hands balling into fists at his sides .

        Arg1: his hands
        Rel: balling
        Arg2: into fists
        Argm-loc: at his sides

Example: all args

        person: third,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: participle

        He-1 had stripped the shattered cigarette in the ashtray and *trace*-1 balled the paper into a dry spitball.

        Arg0: *trace*-1: He
        Rel: balled
        Arg1: the paper
        Arg2: into a dry spitball