Predicate: graft

Roleset id: graft.01 , attach, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

graft.01: GRAFT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'graft' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 22.3-2-1. (from graft.01-v predicate notes) GRAFTING-N NOTES: (from grafting.01-n)


grafting (n.)
graft (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: attacher, agent (vnrole: 22.3-2-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing attached (vnrole: 22.3-2-1-Patient)
        Arg2-PPT: attached to (vnrole: 22.3-2-1-co-patient)

Example: inverted args

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle

        ``I've ripped out a lot of Delicious'' and grafted the trees with many different shoots, says Steve Wood, a West Lebanon, N.H., grower, tramping through his 100-acre Poverty Lane Orchard on a crisp autumn day recently.

        Arg0: I
        Rel: grafted
        Arg2: the trees
        Arg1: with many different shoots

Example: more obvious order

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

        John grafted skin from his back onto Mary's nose.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: grafted
        Arg1: skin from his back
        Arg2: onto Mary's nose