Predicate: festoon

Roleset id: festoon.01 , decorate, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

festoon.01: FESTOON-V NOTES: What is a swag, exactly? (from festoon.01-v)


festoon (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: decorator (vnrole: 9.8-Agent)
        Arg1-GOL: thing decorated (vnrole: 9.8-Destination)
        Arg2-PPT: decorations (vnrole: 9.8-Theme)

Example: passive

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

        Besides term life and whole life (the old standbys), we now have universal life, universal variable life, flexible adjustable universal life, policies with persistency bonuses, policies-1 festooned [*]-1 with exotic riders, living benefit policies, and on and on.

        Rel: festooned
        Arg1: [*]
        Arg2: with exotic riders

Example: instrumental subject!

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle

        A good deal of the book is boring, particularly the endless allusions to high and pop culture and the frequent jokes festooning the text.

        Arg2: the frequent jokes
        Rel: festooning
        Arg1: the text

Example: agentive

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

        John festooned his bedroom with swags of burlap.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: festooned
        Arg1: his bedroom
        Arg2: with swags of burlap