Predicate: brown

Roleset id: brown.01 , (cause to) be brown by cooking or tanning, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

brown.01: BROWN-V NOTES: Based on internet usage examples, expansion via VN. Verbnet entry cooking-45.3. Frame created by Claire (from brown.01-v)


brown (v.)Apply_heat


        Arg0-PAG: causer of browning (eg sun, cook) (vnrole: 45.3-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: browned entity (vnrole: 45.3-patient)
        Arg2-PRD: description of browning, attribute of arg1 (vnrole: 45.3-result)

Example: Impersonal, cooking

        *PRO* brown the chicken on both sides until juices run clear.

        Arg0: *PRO*
        Rel: brown
        Arg1: the chicken
        Argm-loc: on both sides
        Argm-tmp: until juices run clear

Example: All arguments tanning

        The sun browned Mary a deep golden.

        Arg0: The sun
        Rel: browned
        Arg1: mary
        Arg2: a deep golden