Predicate: seduce

Roleset id: seduce.01 , cause romantic action, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

seduce.01: SEDUCE-V NOTES: Member of Vncls force-59-1. Updated by Julia, 11/2010. (from seduce.01-v)


seduce (v.)
seduction (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: seducer (vnrole: 59-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: seduced (vnrole: 59-1-Patient)
        Arg2-PRD: action, end state, destination, seduced into what? (vnrole: 59-1-Result)

Example: seduce-v: action as PP

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

        The paper accused him of being a leading proponent of ``peaceful evolution,'' a catch phrase to describe what China believes is the policy of [Western countries]-1 *trace*-1 to seduce socialist nations into the capitalist sphere.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: seduce
        Arg1: socialist nations
        Arg2: into the capitalist sphere

Example: seduce-v: action better left unsaid

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

        But it is the Trinity Rep newcomer, Jonathan Fried (Zamislov , the paralegal) who is the actor to watch, whether he is hamming it up while conducting the chamber musicians or seducing his neighbor's wife (Becca Lish) by licking her bosom.

        Arg0: he
        Rel: seducing
        Arg1: his neighbor's wife (Becca Lish)
        Argm-mnr: by licking her bosom

Example: seduce-v: with arg2 proposition

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

        Malignant spirits assisted and seduced them into committing transgression and uncleanness.

        Arg0: Malignant spirits
        Rel: seduced
        Arg1: them
        Arg2: into committing transgressions and uncleanness