Predicate: dash

Roleset id: dash.01 , hit, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

dash.01: DASH-V NOTES: Verbnet predicts an instrument argument; I don't believe thiswill occur. If it does, call it arg2 (from dash.01-v)


dash (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: hitter (vnrole: 18.1-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing hit, dashed (vnrole: 18.1-patient)

Example: passivized

        An official at Wako Securities said [brokerages' excessive expectations about recent advances in Tokyu Group shares and real estate issues]-1 were dashed *trace*-1 Friday.

        Rel: dashed
        Arg1: *trace*
        Argm-tmp: Friday

Example: active

        Mary dashed John's hopes for a ride home.

        Arg0: Mary
        Rel: dashed
        Arg1: John's hopes for a ride home

Roleset id: dash.02 , run for a short distance, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

dash.02: DASH-V NOTES: Frames file for 'dash' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Verbnet entries hit-18.1 run-51.3.2, other framed members include batter, beat, kick; charge, float, leap, roll, sneak, spin, walk, wind. Comparison to hit and run. (from dash.02-v predicate notes)


dash (v.)


        Arg0-PPT: runner (vnrole: 51.3.2-2-theme)
        Arg1-LOC: path (vnrole: 51.3.2-2-location)
        Arg2-GOL: destination

Example: dash-v

        John dashed home.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: dashed
        Arg2: home

Predicate: dash_off

Roleset id: dash_off.03 , to write, make, or accomplish hastily, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

dash_off.03: DASH_OFF-V NOTES: (from dash.03-v)


dash_off (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: hurried producer (vnrole: 51.3.2-2-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing produced (vnrole: 51.3.2-2-theme)
        Arg2-GOL: benefactive

Example: With Manner

        Wang-1 could wield his knife like a brush, *-1 dashing off inscriptions with the same fluidity as he painted characters.

        Arg0: *-1 - Wang
        Rel: [dashing][off]
        Arg1: inscriptions
        Argm-mnr: with the same fluidity as he painted characters

Example: With Purpose

        We dashed off a letter to announce the news.

        Arg0: We
        Rel: [dashed][off]
        Arg1: a letter
        Argm-prp: to announce the news