Predicate: comfort

Roleset id: comfort.01 , (cause to) become comfortable or happy, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

comfort.01: COMFORT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'comfort' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Verbnet entry 31.1, other framed members include convince, encourage, interest, scare, shock, spook, threaten, worry. No comparison. (from comfort.01-v predicate notes)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
comfort (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: comforter (vnrole: 31.1-stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: patient, comforted (vnrole: 31.1-experiencer)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument or manner

Example: patient and instrument

        In London, prices-1 finished at intraday peaks, *trace*-1 comforted *trace*-1 by a reassuring early performance on Wall Street and news that the British government will waive its ``golden share'' in auto maker Jaguar.

        Rel: comforted
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg2: by a reassuring early performance on Wall Street and news that the British government will waive its ``golden share'' in auto maker Jaguar

Example: agent and patient

        After a long hard day, Mary comforted John, but not the way he was hoping.

        Argm-tmp: After a long hard day
        Arg0: Mary
        Rel: comforted
        Arg1: John


Predicate: comfortable

Roleset id: comfortable.02 , be physically or emotionally at ease, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

comfortable.02: COMFORTABLE-J NOTES: Roleset based on instances in BOLT P01, parts 2,3. Framed by Claire. Based on verb comfort.01, but this frame lacks arg2 because an instrument/manner separate from arg0 doesn't seem grammatical with adjective. Verbnet entry 31.1 (from comfortable.01-j)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
comfortable (j.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: comforter, comfortable thing (vnrole: 31.1-stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: patient, comforted, comfortable to whom? (vnrole: 31.1-experiencer)

Example: all args

        I 'm almost 52 and it 's not quite that easy for me to keep my weight to what-2 *T*-2 is comfortable for me .

        Arg0: *T*-2
        Rel: comfortable
        Arg1: for me

Example: All args, "to" phrase arg1

        Yet the thought of being around a transgender person is not comfortable to me and I don't exactly know why.

        Argm-dis: Yet
        Arg0: the thought of being around a transgender person
        Argm-neg: not
        Rel: comfortable
        Arg1: to me