Roleset id: nest.01 , like a bird, Source: , vncls: , framnet: nest.01: NEST-V NOTES: Frames file for 'nest' based on sentences in brown. (from nest.01-v predicate notes)
Arg0-PAG: bird-like entity (vnrole: 13.7-Agent)
Arg1-PPT: location of nest
Example: nicely inverted syntax
person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full
Below in the open bay facing Manhattan was Staten Island, gritty with clam shells and mud flats behind which nested [*T*-2] farms, cattle barns, and berry thickets.
ArgM-RCL: behind which -*gt; clam shells and mud flats
Arg0: farms, cattle barns, and berry thickets
Example: literal bird
person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle
A scant half mile away Shelley and Mary were doubtless sitting on their diminutive terrace, the air about them scented with stock, and listening to the nightingale who [*T*-1] had nested in the big lime tree at the foot of the garden.
ArgM-RCL: who -> the nightingale
Arg1: in the big lime tree at the foot of the garden
person: third,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle
Next, [the hen]-1 was nested [*-1]and all seemed well.