Predicate: saponify

Roleset id: saponify.01 , to convert to soap, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

saponify.01: SAPONIFY-V NOTES: Frame by Claire (from saponify.01-v)


saponify (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: soap-maker, agent (vnrole: 45.4-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity being converted to soap (vnrole: 45.4-patient)
        Arg2-MNR: Instrument or Manner if separate from arg 0 (vnrole: 45.4-instrument)
        Arg3-PRD: Soap, result

Example: With instrument and result

        Tyler saponifies the fat into beautiful, pink soap by treating it with alkali.

        Arg0: Tyler
        Rel: saponifies
        Arg1: the fat
        Arg3: into beautiful, pink soap
        Arg2: by treating it with alkali