Predicate: brake

Roleset id: brake.01 , slow a car via brakes, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

brake.01: BRAKE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'brake' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from brake.01-v predicate notes)


brake (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer of slowing
        Arg1-PPT: vehicle

Example: not verbal

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

        Mr. Redford, like it or not, is like a braking system on a runaway truck, kind of slowing it down into control.

        Rel: braking
        Arg0: system

Example: verbal

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

        John braked his car just after driving off the cliff.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: braked
        Arg1: his car
        Argm-TMP: just after driving off the cliff