Predicate: scare

Roleset id: scare.01 , (cause to) become afraid, afraid, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

scare.01: SCARE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'scare' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Adjectival usage 'scary' based on BOLT-1; adjectival 'scared' based on BOLT-6. Member of Vncls amuse-31.1. (from scare.01-v) SCARING-N NOTES: (from scaring.01-n) SCARE-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on scare-v.01. Corresponds to Vncls amuse-31.1. (from scare.01-n) SCARED-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on SMS. (from scared.01-j)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
scare (v.)Experiencer_obj Stimulus_focus Fear
scare (n.)
scaring (n.)
scared (j.)

Roles:

        Arg0-agent is extremely unlikely to occur in nominalizations, but in the event it actually does, call it arg0 and send it in. Arg3-intensifier not needed in the nominalization. (from scare.01-n)
        Arg0-PAG: scary entity (vnrole: 31.1-stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: scared entity (vnrole: 31.1-experiencer)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument (if separate from arg0)
        Arg3-EXT: intensifier, extent

Example: scare-v: transitive

        Such disclosures of big holdings often are used by raiders-1 [*trace*-1]-2 to try *trace*-2 to scare a company's managers.

        Arg0: *trace*-2
        Rel: scare
        Arg1: a company 's managers

Example: scare-v: with instrument

        Mary scared John with her blood-red fingernails.

        Arg0: Mary
        Rel: scared
        Arg1: John
        Arg2: with her blood-red fingernails

Example: scare-v: instrumental subject

        Mary's blood-red nails scared John.

        Arg0: Mary's blood-red nails
        Rel: scared
        Arg1: John

Example: scare-v: with intensifier

        It won't take [much more]-1 *trace*-1 to ``scare the hell out of retail investors,'' he says.

        Arg0: *trace*-1
        Rel: scare
        Arg3: the hell
        Arg1: out of retail investors

Example: scare-v: another intensifier example

        ``Small investors are absolutely dismayed that Wall Street is stacking the deck against them, and these wide swings are scaring them to death.

        Arg0: these wide swings
        Rel: scaring
        Arg1: them
        Arg3: to death

Example: scared-j

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        I am scared to die.

        Arg1: I
        Rel: scared
        Arg0: to die

Example: scare-n: just arg2

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        The scare over Alar , a growth regulator that makes apples redder and crunchier but may be carcinogenic , made consumers shy away from the Delicious , though they were less affected than the McIntosh .

        Rel: scare
        Arg0: over Alar, a growth regulator that makes apples redder and crunchier but may be carcinogenic

Example: scare-n: both args

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        Bud Noetzel is recovering from his scare of fluid in his lungs.

        Arg1: his
        Rel: scare
        Arg0: of fluid in his lungs

Example: scare-n: another with both args

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        Between her pregnancy scare and alleged breakup with Miles Austin, Kim could have a difficult transition when she returns home this week.

        Arg1: her
        Arg0: pregnancy
        Rel: scare

Roleset id: scare.02 , scare and make go away, or into motion, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

scare.02: SCARE-V NOTES: Member of Vncls amuse-31.1. (from scare.02-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
scare (v.)Experiencer_obj

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: intentional agent of scaring (vnrole: 31.1-stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: scared entity (vnrole: 31.1-experiencer)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument
        Arg3-DIR: direction or resulting action

Example: scare-v: scare off

        [Their opposition]-1 helped *trace*-1 scare off some Japanese banks .

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: scare
        Arg3: off
        Arg1: some Japanese banks

Example: scare-v: scare away

        Mr. DaPuzzo also complained that the sharp swings in stock prices lately is scaring away retail and foreign investors.

        Arg0: the sharp swings in stock prices
        Argm-tmp: lately
        Rel: scaring
        Arg3: away
        Arg1: retail and foreign investors

Example: scare-v: with resulting action

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

        Mr. Brady also agreed with senators' concerns about recent stock-market volatility, and said he realizes that the gyrations are scaring investors from investing in stocks.

        Arg0: the gyrations
        Rel: scaring
        Arg1: investors
        Arg3: from investing in stocks


Predicate: scary

Roleset id: scary.03 , frightening, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

scary.03: SCARY-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on SMS. (from scary.01-j)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
scary (j.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: scary entity
        Arg1-PPT: scared entity
        Arg2-MNR: instrument
        Arg3-EXT: intensifier, extent

Example: scary-j

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        If so , I think it 's scary .

        Arg0: it
        Rel: scary

Example: scary-j; args 0, 2

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        That book is scary with its subtle details and very beautifully written.

        Arg0: That book
        Rel: scary
        Arg2: with its subtle details