Predicate: dent

Roleset id: dent.01 , make a dent in, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

dent.01: DENT-V NOTES: Framed by Neville. (from dent.01-v) DENT-N NOTES: Based on verb entry dent.01; VN entry in class carve-21.2. (from dent.01-n)


dent (n.)
dent (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: debter, agent (vnrole: 21.2-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing dented, patient (vnrole: 21.2-1-Patient)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument (vnrole: 21.2-1-Instrument)

Example: transitive, all args

        To his left , the two skiffs dented their sharp bows into the soft bank .

        Rel: dented
        Arg0: the two skiffs
        Arg1: their sharp bows
        Arg2: into the soft bank

Example: Within LVC

        `` At this point , the minimill capacity won't make a great dent in the integrated market , but it does challenge them to develop new markets , '' says James McCall , vice president , materials , at Battelle , a technology and management - research giant based in Columbus , Ohio .

        Argm-tmp: At this point
        Arg0: the minimill capacity
        Argm-mod: wo
        Argm-neg: n't
        Argm-lvb: make
        Argm-ext: great
        Rel: dent
        Arg1: in capacity

Example: Within LVC, all args

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

        I've been listening to them since I was 18 they have made their dent in my life with their tunes.

        Arg0: they
        Argm-lvb: made
        Rel: dent
        Arg1: in my life
        Arg2: with their tunes