Roleset id: nose.01 , search or inquire in a meddlesome way, Source: , vncls: , framnet: nose.01: NOSE-V NOTES: Roleset by Julia based on internet search; adjectival 'nosy' based on BOLT-6. Member of Vncls ferret-35.6. Comparison to ?ferret?. (from nose.01-v)
Arg0-PAG: snooper (vnrole: 35.6-agent)
Arg1-PPT: thing searched for (vnrole: 35.6-theme)
Arg2-DIR: location, source (vnrole: 35.6-source)
Example: nose-v: All args
person: third,  tense: past,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: gerund
I was nosing around the kitchen for something to make for my son's lunch.
Rel: was nosing
Arg2: around the kitchen
Arg1: for something to make for my son's lunch.
Roleset id: nosy.02 , tending to butt in, Source: , vncls: , framnet: nosy.02: NOSY-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from nosy.01-j)
Arg1-PPT: butting into
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns
In today 's society , the reason why a lot of uncivilized behaviors prevail and spread mainly is that [no one]-1 is willing *PRO*-1 to be nosy , for fear of their own good intentions being counterattacked by violence .
Argm-cau: for fear of their own good intentions being counterattacked by violence
i have a neighbor who-1 *-1 is nosy into everybody bussiness.
Arg1: into everybody bussiness
My Family Is Nosy About My Dating Life
Arg0: My family
Arg1: about my dating life