Predicate: blurt_out

Roleset id: blurt_out.01 , say suddenly and inelegantly, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

blurt_out.01: BLURT_OUT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'blurt out' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 37.7. (from blurt.01-v predicate notes)


blurt_out (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: speaker (vnrole: 37.7-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: utterance (vnrole: 37.7-1-Topic)
        Arg2-GOL: hearer (vnrole: 37.7-1-Recipient)

Example: all args

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

        What makes people blurt out their credit-card numbers to a caller they've never heard of?

        Arg0: people
        Rel: [ blurt] [ out]
        Arg1: their credit-card numbers
        Arg2: to a caller they've never heard of