Predicate: biff

Roleset id: biff.01 , strike, hit, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

biff.01: BIFF-V NOTES: Automatically created based on framefiles: flog (18.3) (from biff.01-v predicate notes)


biff (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: hitter (vnrole: 18.3-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: victim (vnrole: 18.3-Patient)

Example: With instrument

        She biffed him over the head with another cushion, grinning.

        Arg0: She
        Rel: biffed
        Arg1: him
        Argm-loc: over the head
        Argm-mnr: with another cushion
        Argm-prd: grinning

Example: Biffing balls

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        Two tiny girls immediately catch the eye: though barely taller than their rackets, they are biffing the ball back and forth with remarkable power.

        Argm-prd: Though barely taller than their rackets
        Arg0: they
        Rel: biffing
        Arg1: the ball
        Argm-dir: back and forth
        Argm-mnr: with remarkable power.