Roleset id: mock.01 , make fun of, Source: , vncls: , framnet: mock.01: MOCK-V NOTES: Frames file for 'mock' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 33, Framenet entry Judgement and Judgement communication. (from mock.01-v predicate notes)
Arg0-PAG: mocker (vnrole: 33-Agent)
Arg1-PPT: mocked (vnrole: 33-Theme)
Arg2-PRD: reason, what's so funny (vnrole: 33-Attribute)
Example: just transitive
person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: gerund
The latter typically is the humor of the underdog, and it-1 was perfected by both blacks and Jews on the minstrel and vaudeville stage as a means of [*-1] mocking their white and gentile audiences along with themselves.
Arg1: their white and gentile audiences along with themselves
Example: with reason
person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full
Mary mocked John for his habit of turning around three times before going to bed.
Arg2: for his habit of turning around three times before going to bed