Predicate: graze

Roleset id: graze.01 , (allow to) eat grass, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

graze.01: GRAZE-V NOTES: Can't deny that ArgA! (from graze.01-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
graze (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: rancher
        Arg1-PPT: cow (vnrole: 39.5-Agent, 20-1-Experiencer)
        Arg2-GOL: grass, pasture (vnrole: 39.5-Patient, 20-1-Instrument)

Example: basic transitive

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

        The Soviets' explanation is that the anthrax came from one lot of animal feed made from the bones of cattle that [*T*-1] grazed on soil that was naturally infected with anthrax spores.

        Arg1: [*T*-1]
        Rel: grazed
        Arg2: on soil that [*T*-2] was naturally infected with anthrax spores

Example: intransitive

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

        They graze at the Farmers Market, a combination gourmet food court and grocery store, while a pianist accompanies the noon fashion show with a selection of dreamy melodies.

        Arg1: They
        Rel: graze
        ArgM-LOC: at the Farmers Market, a combination gourmet food court and grocery store
        ArgM-TMP: while a pianist accompanies the noon fashion show with a selection of dreamy melodies

Example: with causal agent

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        The local rancher grazes his cattle in John's front yard.

        Arg0: The local rancher
        Rel: grazes
        Arg1: his cattle
        Argm-LOC: in John's front yard