Predicate: chat

Roleset id: chat.01 , talk idly, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

chat.01: CHAT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'chat' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 37.6, Framenet entry Conversation. (from chat.01-v predicate notes) CHAT-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry chat.01, OntoNotes grouping sense 1; maps to VN class chit_chat-37.6. Framed by Claire. (from chat.01-n) CHATTING-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry chat.01, OntoNotes grouping sense 1; maps to VN class chit_chat-37.6. Framed by Claire. (from chatting.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
chat (n.)
chat (v.)
have_chat (l.)
chatting (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: talker (vnrole: 37.6-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: subject (vnrole: 37.6-Topic)
        Arg2-COM: hearer (vnrole: 37.6-co-agent)

Example: often intransitive

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

        [The parishioners of St. Michael and All Angels]-1 stop *trace*-1 to chat at the church door, as members here always have.

        Arg0: *trace*-1
        Rel: chat

Example: transitive with arg2

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

        John chatted with Mary.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: chatted
        Arg2: with Mary

Example: all args

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

        John chatted with Mary about the ramifications of genetically engineered livestock on the commodities futures, and the weather.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: chatted
        Arg2: with Mary
        Arg1: about the ramifications of genetically engineered livestock on the commodities futures, and the weather

Example: Arg 2 & MNR

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

        I had a friendly chat with my new neighbor down the hall at work.

        Argm-mnr: friendly
        Rel: chat
        Arg2: with my neighbor down the hall

Example: All Arguments

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

        Rivers had some choice words about "The Tonight Show" host Johnny Carson during her chat with MSNBC about the passing of Ed McMahon.

        Arg0: her
        Rel: chat
        Arg2: with MSNBC
        Arg1: about the passing of Ed McMahon

Example: All arguments, alternate syntax

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

        He says his chat about cockroaches with Johnny Carson on the old "Tonight Show" remains the highlight of his life.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: chat
        Arg1: about cockroaches
        Arg2: with Johnny Carson
        Argm-loc: on the old "Tonight Show"

Example: All Arguments

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

        Rivers had some choice words about "The Tonight Show" host Johnny Carson during her chatting with MSNBC about the passing of Ed McMahon.

        Arg0: her
        Rel: chatting
        Arg2: with MSNBC
        Arg1: about the passing of Ed McMahon