Predicate: bother

Roleset id: bother.01 , cause stress in, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bother.01: BOTHER-V NOTES: Based on WSJ, automatic expansion via verbnet; adjectival 'bothered' based on BOLT-4,5. Member of Vncls amuse-31.1, pain-40.8.1. (from bother.01-v) BOTHERSOME-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on SHARP-SRED. (from bothersome.01-j) BOTHERED-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from bothered.01-j)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
bother (v.)
bothered (j.)
bothersome (j.)

Roles:

        Save instrument for cases where there's also a clear agent. (from bother.01-v)
        Arg0-PAG: causer of bothering (vnrole: 31.1-stimulus, 40.8.1-patient)
        Arg1-PPT: bothered (vnrole: 31.1-experiencer, 40.8.1-experiencer)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument of bothering (if in addition to arg0)

Example: bother-v: just transitive

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: perfect,  voice: ns,  form: participle

        This hasn't much bothered the UNESCO delegates, who last week couldn't even agree to raise funds by selling off a fancy 19th-century French chateau the agency somehow owns.

        Arg0: This
        Argm-neg: n't
        Argm-adv: much
        Rel: bothered
        Arg1: the UNESCO delegates, who last week couldn't even agree to raise funds by selling off a fancy 19th-century French chateau the agency somehow owns

Example: bother-v: adequate instrumental ex

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

        And if a user is busy, ``he can set it for crisis mode: `Don't *trace* bother me with reports until Monday.'''

        Arg0: *trace*
        Argm-neg: n't
        Rel: bother
        Arg1: me
        Arg2: with reports
        Argm-tmp: until Monday

Example: bother-v: passivized with instrument

        [John]-2 was sorely bothered *trace*-2 by Mary's offer of freshly-baked apple pie.

        Arg1: *trace*-2
        Argm-mnr: sorely
        Rel: bothered
        Arg0: by Mary's offer of freshly-baked apple pie

Example: bother-v: example corresponding to Vncls pain-40.8.1

        person: third,  tense: past,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: gerund

        Mary's itchy eyes were bothering her.

        Arg0: Mary's itchy eyes
        Rel: bothering
        Arg1: her

Example: bothered-j

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

        And when using the idea that Islam ' inspires terrorism ' , if we were honestly that bothered about such wrong - doing in the world , then we would surely be more concerned with ending the much more severe crisis's and wrong - doing's such as starvation and war .

        Arg1: we
        Argm-adv: honestly
        Argm-ext: that
        Rel: bothered
        Arg0: about such wrong - doing in the world

Roleset id: bother.02 , semi-modal, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bother.02: BOTHER-V NOTES: No appropriate VNcls (although arg0 is similar to that in marvel-31.3-2). Adjectival 'bothered' found in BOLT-7. (from bother.02-v) BOTHERED-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from bothered.02-j)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
bother (v.)
bothered (j.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: botherer
        Arg1-PRD: real action

Example: bother-v: full clause action

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

        There is no sign that you bothered to consider the inverse of your logic: namely, that mental illness and substance abuse might be to some degree consequences rather than causes of homelessness.

        Arg0: you
        Rel: bothered
        Arg1: to consider the inverse of your logic: namely, that mental illness and substance abuse might be to some degree consequences rather than causes of homelessness

Example: bother-v: action as ing-clause

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

        But skeptics ask why you should bother buying this stuff when you can get only slightly lower yields on government-guaranteed paper.

        Arg0: you
        Argm-mod: should
        Rel: bother
        Arg1: buying this stuff
        Argm-tmp: when you can get only slightly lower yields on government-guaranteed paper

Example: bother-v: action as PP

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

        ``Why-1 should I bother with something that's an unknown for a very small pickup in yield [*-1]?'' he said.

        Argm-mod: should
        Arg0: I
        Rel: bother
        Arg1: with something that's an unknown
        Argm-prp: for a very small pickup in yield
        Argm-cau: [*-1]

Example: bother-v: no action at all

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

        I thought and, I'm sure, others did: ``You shouldn't have bothered.''

        Arg0: You
        Argm-mod: should
        Argm-neg: n't
        Rel: bothered

Example: bothered-j

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

        As for the Dr. Sun and China after the Revolution , I will not be bothered to talk about it . It is not something that small text can discuss either .

        Argm-adv: As for the Dr. Sun and China after the Revolution
        Arg0: I
        Argm-mod: will
        Argm-neg: not
        Rel: bothered
        Arg1: to talk about it