Predicate: flicker

Roleset id: flicker.01 , emit light randomly, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

flicker.01: FLICKER-V NOTES: Frames file for 'flicker' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Verbnet entry 43.1, no other framed members. Framenet class Light Emission. No comparison. (from flicker.01-v predicate notes) FLICKERING-N NOTES: (from flickering.01-n)


flicker (v.)
flickering (n.)


        Arg1-PPT: source of light (vnrole: 43.1-Theme)

Example: pretty simple, really

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

        Lights flickered on and off; plaster dropped from the ceiling, the walls still shook and an evacuation alarm blared outside.

        Arg1: Lights
        Rel: flickered
        ArgM-MNR: on and off