Predicate: cling

Roleset id: cling.01 , stick to, overly obsessive lover, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

cling.01: CLING-V NOTES: Frames file for 'cling' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 22.5 and 43.2. (from cling.01-v predicate notes) CLINGY-J NOTES: Roleset based on instances in BOLT P01, parts 2,3. Framed by Claire. Verbnet entry 22.5. (from clingy.01-j)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
clingy (j.)
cling (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PPT: clingy thing (vnrole: 22.5-Theme)
        Arg1-PPT: clung to (vnrole: 22.5-co-theme)

Example: this should suffice

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

        His point: It will be increasingly difficult for the U.S. to cling to command-and-control measures if even the East Bloc steps to a different drummer.

        Arg0: the U.S.
        Rel: cling
        Arg1: to command-and-control measures
        ArgM-ADV: if even the East Bloc steps to a different drummer

Example: Gimme some space!

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

        You could always say something like " Hi , thank you very much for your message but I have met somebody in the last couple of weeks and feel this might be the one ! " - it would be letting people down gently but you 'd scare off a lot of those guys because they 'd think you were clingy !

        Arg0: you
        Rel: clingy

Example: I'm stickin with you, cause I'm made out of glue!

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

        We're always fighting because I always get so emotional and clingy with him and he hates it which is completely understandable.

        Arg0: I
        Argm-tmp: always
        Argm-ext: so
        Rel: clingy
        Arg1: with him

Roleset id: cling.02 , make a sound like a small bell, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

cling.02: CLING-V NOTES: Frames file for 'cling' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 22.5 and 43.2. (from cling.02-v predicate notes)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
cling (v.)

Roles:

        Arg1-PPT: small bell (vnrole: 43.2-Theme)

Example: time to wake up

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

        John's alarm clock clinged. Clang?

        Arg1: John's alarm clock
        Rel: clinged