Predicate: coax

Roleset id: coax.01 , try to induce action, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

coax.01: COAX-V NOTES: Frames file for 'coax' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry, Framenet entry Suasion1. (from coax.01-v predicate notes)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
coax (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: coaxer (vnrole: 59-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: induced agent (vnrole: 59-Patient)
        Arg2-PRD: induced action (vnrole: 59-Result)

Example: clear action

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

        The brokers' hope has been that they could soon coax investors into [*-1] shifting some of their hoard into the stock market.

        Arg0: they
        ArgM-MOD: could
        ArgM-TMP: soon
        Rel: coax
        Arg1: investors
        Arg2: into [*-1] shifting some of their hoard into the stock market

Example: not really an action

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

        Mary coaxed John out of the closet with promises of chocolate cake.

        Arg0: Mary
        Rel: coaxed
        Arg1: John
        Arg2: out of the closet
        Argm-MNR: with promises of chocolate cake