Predicate: feast

Roleset id: feast.01 , eat (a lot) celebratorily, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

feast.01: FEAST-V NOTES: Frames file for 'feast' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 39.5, Framenet entry Ingestion. (from feast.01-v predicate notes)


feast (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: eater (vnrole: 39.5-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: eaten (vnrole: 39.5-Patient)

Example: transitive

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle

        Law firms that [*T*-1] have feasted and grown on the revenue from mergers and acquisitions work are feeling the squeeze as that work declines.

        Arg0: [*T*-1]
        ArgM-RCL: that -> Law firms
        Rel: feasted
        Arg1: on the revenue from mergers and acquisitions work

Example: intransitive

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

        Last night, John feasted. Today, he eats only Tums.

        Argm-TMP: Last night
        Arg0: John
        Rel: feasted