Predicate: char

Roleset id: char.01 , burn incompletely, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

char.01: CHAR-V NOTES: Frames file for 'char' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 45.4. (from char.01-v predicate notes)


char (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: bad cook, agent (vnrole: 45.4-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: partially-burnt thing (vnrole: 45.4-Patient)

Example: adjectival

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

        Emergency crews searched through the charred rubble of a Phillips Petroleum Co. plastics plant near Pasadena, Texas, where a series of explosions Monday killed at least two people and injured 124.

        Rel: charred
        Arg1: rubble

Example: with agent

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

        Somehow or another, John even managed to char his orange juice.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: char
        Arg1: his orange juice