Predicate: beset

Roleset id: beset.01 , to attack, harass, surround, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

beset.01: BESET-V NOTES: Frames file for 'beset' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from beset.01-v predicate notes)


beset (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: attacker, agent
        Arg1-PPT: attacked, theme

Example: passive

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        [Wang Laboratories Inc. , Lowell , Mass.]*-1 , [*-1]beset [*] by declining demand for its computers , reported a $ 62.1 million [*U*] , 38-cents-a-share loss in its first quarter ended Sept. 30 .

        Rel: beset
        Arg1: [*-1]
        Arg0: by declining demand for its computers