Predicate: brain

Roleset id: brain.01 , dash out the brains of, hit hard on head, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

brain.01: BRAIN-V NOTES: hand-corrected by Claire. (from brain.01-v)


brain (v.)


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

Example: With instrument

        On the way there, they brained them with clubs, strapped them on a branch and took them back to their village.

        Argm-loc: On the way there
        Arg0: they
        Rel: brained
        Arg1: them
        Argm-mnr: with clubs

Example: Dramatic

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

        A neighbour, fearing he was braining the boy, began yelling, 'You'll kill him, bud! You'll kill him!'

        Arg0: he
        Rel: braining
        Arg1: the boy