Predicate: prostrate

Roleset id: prostrate.01 , submit, surrender, bow, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

prostrate.01: PROSTRATE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'prostrate' based on ECTB sentences. (from prostrate.01-v predicate notes)


prostrate (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent or one who prostrates
        Arg1-PPT: one who prostrates (if different from ARG0)
        Arg2-GOL: prostrate to

Example: render helpless

        They prostrated the enemy.

        Arg0: They
        Rel: prostrated
        Arg1: the enemy

Example: bow

        These "delinquent youths" obediently prostrating themselves...

        Arg0: These "delinquent youths"
        Rel: prostrating
        Argm-mnr: obediently
        Arg1: themselves

Example: with ARG2

        The priest prostrated before the child.

        Arg0: The priest
        Rel: prostrated
        Arg2: before the child