Predicate: blindfold

Roleset id: blindfold.01 , cover the eyes, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

blindfold.01: BLINDFOLD-V NOTES: Frames file for 'blindfold' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 9.9. (from blindfold.01-v predicate notes)


blindfold (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: coverer, agent (vnrole: 9.9-Agent)
        Arg1-GOL: entity with covered eyes (vnrole: 9.9-Destination)
        Arg2-PPT: explicit mention of blindfold (vnrole: 9.9-Theme)

Example: adjectival/adverbial

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

        When it comes to investing, trying to weigh risk and reward can seem like [*] throwing darts blindfolded: Investors don't know the actual returns that securities will deliver, or the ups and downs that will occur along the way.

        Arg1: [*]
        Rel: blindfolded

Example: normal verb

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

        John blindfolded Mary with silk scarves and a burlap sack.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: blindfolded
        Arg1: Mary
        Arg2: with silk scarves and a burlap sack