Predicate: fling

Roleset id: fling.01 , throw, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

fling.01: FLING-V NOTES: Actually, I prefer the simple past form of "flang", but I seem to bealone in that. (from fling.01-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
fling (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: thrower (vnrole: 17.1-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing thrown (vnrole: 17.1-1-Theme)
        Arg2-GOL: thrown at, to, over, etc (vnrole: 17.1-1-Destination)

Example: boring example

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: gerund

        He already has achieved vertical integration on a limited scale: Quebecor-1 can put a weekly newspaper on almost any Quebec doorstep without using outside help, from chopping down the tree to making the newsprint to *trace*-1 flinging it up onto the porch.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: flinging
        Arg1: it
        Arg2: up onto the porch

Example: strong verbs rule

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

        John flung himself into bed.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: flung
        Arg1-rec: himself
        Arg2: into bed