Roleset id: buffet.01 , pelt, throw lots of things at someone, Source: , vncls: , framnet: buffet.01: BUFFET-V NOTES: I actually doubt any agent will ever appear. (from buffet.01-v)
Arg0-PAG: thrower (vnrole: 17.2-Agent)
Arg1-GOL: victim (vnrole: 17.2-Destination)
Arg2-PPT: things thrown (vnrole: 17.2-Theme)
Example: always passive with instrument?
[The government]-1, already buffeted *trace*-1 by high interest rates and a slowing economy, has been badly hurt by last week's shake-up in Mrs. Thatcher's cabinet.
Arg2: by high interest rates and a slowing economy