Roleset id: flay.01 , remove skin by whipping, Source: , vncls: , framnet: flay.01: FLAY-V NOTES: Frames file for 'flay' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from flay.01-v predicate notes)
Arg0-PAG: remover of skin, agent
Arg1-PPT: thing beaten
Example: just transitive
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: infinitive
Mr. Wall's deputies complained that they hadn't been given an opportunity to respond to the criticism brought out during the Banking Committee's hearings, which [Committee Chairman Henry Gonzalez (D., Texas)]-1 has used as a forum *trace*-1 to flay Mr. Wall's handling of the affair and to demand that he step aside from his job.
Arg1: Mr. Wall's handling of the affair
Example: with instrument
person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full
Mary flayed John with wet noodles.
Arg2: with wet noodles