Roleset id: probe.01 , examine internally, closely, Source: , vncls: , framnet: probe.01: PROBE-V NOTES: There was a joke here about alien abductions, but I decided not to go there. (from probe.01-v)
Arg0-PAG: prober (vnrole: 35.2-Agent)
Arg1-LOC: thing probed (vnrole: 35.2-Location)
Arg2-PPT: in search of (vnrole: 35.2-Theme)
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: gerund
*trace*-1 Probing with the stimulators, [National Institutes of Health scientists]-1 recently showed how the brain reorganizes motor-control resources after an amputation.
ArgM-MNR: with the stimulators
person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full
Mechanized vacuum cleaners probe the sand like giant anteaters; a whirring ferris wheellike excavator, with buckets instead of seats, chews through layers of compacted sand; tracks and conveyor belts, shuttling sand to the screening plants, criss-cross the beach.
Arg0: Mechanized vacuum cleaners
Arg1: the sand
ArgM-MNR: like giant anteaters
Example: ARG2 and ARG0
Times were tough , but it was during this period that he found what he had been probing for in his use of line , and started on the " fuzzy people " phase of his output .
Argm-loc: in his use of line