Predicate: chain

Roleset id: chain.01 , connect with chain, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

chain.01: CHAIN-V NOTES: Frames file for 'chain' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 22.4, Framenet entry Attaching. (from chain.01-v predicate notes)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
chain (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: causer of connection, agent (vnrole: 22.4-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: (first) thing being chained (vnrole: 22.4-patient)
        Arg2-PPT: subsequent things, if separate (vnrole: 22.4-co-patient)
        Arg3-PRD: attribute on arg1

Example: just transitive

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

        In a planned protest against his appearance, several members of the studio audience chain themselves in front of the TV cameras in such a way that the program can not continue.

        Argm-loc: In a planned protest against his appearance
        Arg0: several members of the studio audience
        Rel: chain
        Arg1-rec: themselves
        Argm-loc: in front of the TV cameras
        Argm-mnr: in such a way that the program can not continue

Example: with second thing attached

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

        John chained himself to Mary's bed.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: chained
        Arg1-rec: himself
        Arg2: to Mary's bed

Example: with attribute

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

        John chained the patio furniture together.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: chained
        Arg1: the patio furniture
        Arg3: together