Predicate: gall

Roleset id: gall.01 , to annoy, irritate, chafe, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

gall.01: GALL-V NOTES: Frames file for 'gall' based on internet usage examples, membershipin VN. VerbNet entry 31.1, comparison with 'vex.' (from gall.01-v predicate notes)


gall (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer of irritation (vnrole: 31.1-stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: galled entity (vnrole: 31.1-experiencer)
        Arg2-MNR: Instrument or Manner if separate from arg 0

Example: Chafing

        The saddle galled the horse's back.

        Arg0: The saddle
        Rel: galled
        Arg1: the horse's back

Example: Metaphorical Chafing

        John's arrogant manner galls Mary.

        Arg0: John's arrogant manner
        Rel: galls
        Arg1: Mary