Roleset id: joke.01 , to tell jokes, to tell funnies (jokes!), Source: , vncls: , framnet: joke.01: JOKE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'joke' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. Comparison with 'negotiate'. (from joke.01-v predicate notes) JOKE-N NOTES: Roleset based on instances in BOLT P01. Comparison to verb entry joke.01, which maps to VN class 37.6. No FN for the noun. (from joke.01-n)
Arg0-PAG: joker (vnrole: 37.6-agent)
Arg1-PPT: other party joking, joke with (vnrole: 37.6-co-agent)
Arg2-COM: joke (vnrole: 37.6-topic)
Example: all arguments
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: infinitive
It was only earlier this year that the jovial , easygoing executive -- he-3 likes [*-3] to joke with Americans about how his name is synonymous with twelve [*T*-4]-- was appointed [*-1] deputy president [*T*-2] .
Arg1: with Americans
Arg2: about how his name is synonymous with twelve [*T*-4]
Example: extracted Arg2
person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full
[`` He taught me how [*] to play like a gypsy [*T*-1], '']-2 jokes [*T*-2] the musician .
Arg0: the musician
Example: All args
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns
I also listened to his jokes with Kissinger about exporting 10 million female Chinese to the U.S., which stunned the U.S. Secretary of State.
Arg1: with Kissinger
Arg2: about exporting 10 million female Chinese to the U.S.
Roleset id: joke_around.02 , having a laugh together, Source: , vncls: , framnet: joke_around.02: JOKE_AROUND-V NOTES: Roles identical to "joke".Frames created by Olga. Edited by Miriam. (from joke.02-v predicate notes)
Arg1-PPT: other party joking, joke with
Example: joke around
person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: full
As long as we go out and have fun and laugh and , you know , I think  it takes a lot of pressure off of everyone , but the key is going out and having fun , laughing and joking around , you know , doing the little things that we 've been doing [*T*-1]all year .