Predicate: bustle

Roleset id: bustle.01 , to move quickly, busily, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bustle.01: BUSTLE-V NOTES: Based on VerbNet entry 47.5.1-1 and ectb2 instances; comparison with 'hustle'. Adjectival 'bustling' based on BOLT-6. (from bustle.01-v) BUSTLING-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from bustling.01-j)


bustle (v.)Self_motion Lively_place
bustling (j.)


        Use argA for outside agent.
        Arg0-PPT: entity bustling, entity in motion (vnrole: 47.5.1-1-theme)
        Arg1-LOC: location of bustling (vnrole: 47.5.1-1-location)

Example: Location as Subject

        The office bustled with people and activity.

        Arg1: The office
        Rel: bustled
        Arg0: with people and activity

Example: descriptive

        Along with the bustling flea-markets, weekend garage sales and sales of old textbooks in schools, these are all expressions of Australian people's awareness of the value of things.

        Arg1: flea-markets
        Rel: bustling

Example: bustling-j

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

        Various forms and means will be used to the utmost . As the moment becomes increasingly intense and crucial , all kinds of information , arguments , and opinions will emerge in endlessly . It will be bustling until the dregs of society come to the surface !

        Arg1: it
        Argm-mod: will
        Rel: bustling
        Argm-tmp: until the dregs of society come to the surface