Roleset id: bicker.01 , to argue, Source: , vncls: , framnet: bicker.01: BICKER-V NOTES: Frames file for 'bicker' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from bicker.01-v predicate notes) BICKERING-N NOTES: Roleset based on BOLT P01. Comparison to verb entry bicker.01, which maps to 36.4-1. FrameNet Quarreling. (from bickering.01-n)
Differs from verb entry bicker.01 because this roleset conflated the two bickerers. (from bickering.01-n)
Arg0-PAG: 1st bickerer (vnrole: 36.4-1-agent)
Arg1-PPT: topic of argument, bickered-over (vnrole: 36.4-1-topic)
Arg2-COM: other arguer, when separate mention (vnrole: 36.4-1-co-agent)
person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle
So far , instead of [*-1] teaming up , GE Capital staffers and Kidder investment bankers have bickered .
Argm-tmp: So far
Argm-adv: instead of [*-1] teaming up
Arg0: GE Capital staffers and Kidder investment bankers
Example: All args
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns
I honestly don't understand how any man could choose to get involved in his wife's bickering with her girlfriend over shoes and a dog.
Arg0: his wife's
Arg2: with her girlfriend
Arg1: over shoes and a dog.