Predicate: mumble

Roleset id: mumble.01 , speak unclearly, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

mumble.01: MUMBLE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'mumble' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 37.3. (from mumble.01-v predicate notes)


mumble (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: speaker (vnrole: 37.3-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: utterance (vnrole: 37.3-Topic)
        Arg2-GOL: listener (vnrole: 37.3-Recipient)

Example: adjectival

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        My questions on this subject ... were greeted with derision and some mumbled comments about that report being discredited.

        Rel: mumbled
        Arg1: comments

Example: all args

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

        John mumbled various incoherent threats to Mary.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: mumbled
        Arg1: various incoherent threats
        Arg2: to Mary