Predicate: rivet

Roleset id: rivet.01 , to focus or hold one's attention, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

rivet.01: RIVET-V NOTES: Frames file for 'rivet' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from rivet.01-v predicate notes)


rivet (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: cause of focussing
        Arg1-PPT: entity riveted
        Arg2-GOL: target of attention

Example: Arg2 as a subject

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle

        The playoff series had riveted the 12-year-old Giants fan .

        Arg2: The playoff series
        Rel: riveted
        Arg1: the 12-year-old Giants fan

Example: prepositional Arg2

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        But attention also rivets on who [*T*-1] finishes last , and Pine Bluff , Ark. -- which [*T*-2]finished third to last in 1981 and second to last in 1985 -- is certainly in the running .

        Argm-dis: But
        Arg1: attention
        Argm-dis: also
        Rel: rivets
        Arg2: on who [*T*-1] finishes last