Predicate: coat

Roleset id: coat.01 , cover, apply something to a surface, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

coat.01: COAT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'coat' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 9.8, Framenet entries Adorning and Filling. (from coat.01-v predicate notes) COATING-N NOTES: (from coating.01-n)


coating (n.)
coat (v.)


        Never the coat itself--that's not eventive (from coating.01-n)
        Arg0-PAG: entity causing covering, agent (vnrole: 9.8-Agent)
        Arg1-GOL: covered (vnrole: 9.8-Destination)
        Arg2-PPT: covering, coat (vnrole: 9.8-Theme)

Example: passive with covering

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

        The carpets won't be glued down, and walls-1 will be coated [*-1] with nontoxic finishes.

        ArgM-MOD: will
        Rel: coated
        Arg1: [*-1]
        Arg2: with nontoxic finishes

Example: adjectival usage

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

        He said USX also appeared to sell a richer mix of steel products, such as the more profitable pipe and galvanized coated sheet, than lower-priced structural goods.

        Rel: coated
        Arg1: sheet

Example: all args

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

        John coated the driveway with a thick layer of molasses.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: coated
        Arg1: the driveway
        Arg2: with a thick layer of molasses