Predicate: flabbergast

Roleset id: flabbergast.01 , to surpise, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

flabbergast.01: FLABBERGAST-V NOTES: Frames file for 'flabbergast' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from flabbergast.01-v predicate notes)


flabbergast (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: Stimulus (vnrole: 31.1-Stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: experiencer (vnrole: 31.1-Experiencer)

Example: passive

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

        `` I-3 was flabbergasted [*-3] , '' Tatsuhara Yamane , head of the bureau , was quoted [*-1]by Kyodo news service as [*-4] saying [*T*-2] .

        Rel: flabbergasted
        Arg1: [*-3]