Predicate: bottleneck

Roleset id: bottleneck.01 , hamper or confine as if in a bottleneck, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bottleneck.01: BOTTLENECK-V NOTES: Framed by Claire (from bottleneck.01-v)


bottleneck (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: cause of confinement
        Arg1-PPT: entity confined, stuck in the bottleneck
        Arg2-LOC: confined-to, thing acting as the bottleneck itself

Example: Roads as thing bottlenecked

        For those of us that actually use it, it's wonderful -- instead of [Powhatan and Chesterfield]-2 being bottlenecked *-2 by lack of roads.

        Rel: bottlenecked
        Arg1: *-2
        Arg0: by lack of roads

Example: All arguments, more straight-forward with roads as place confined-to

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

        After the accident, the wreckage and ambulence bottlenecked cars on I-95 for hours.

        Argm: After the accident
        Arg0: the wreckage and ambulence
        Rel: bottlenecked
        Arg1: cars
        Arg2: on I-95
        Argm-tmp: for hours