Predicate: overwork

Roleset id: overwork.01 , work too hard, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

overwork.01: OVERWORK-V NOTES: I think I'm glad I didn't have to make a John sentence for this--I'dprobably get in trouble. (from overwork.01-v)


overwork (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: employer
        Arg1-PPT: worker

Example: very basic transitive

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle

        He adds that [the company]-1 is trying *trace*-1 to keep up with demand ``by *trace*-1 overworking'' its employees.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: overworking
        Arg1: its employees