Predicate: skirmish

Roleset id: skirmish.01 , fight sporadically, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

skirmish.01: SKIRMISH-V NOTES: Member of Vncls battle-36.4-1. Updated by Julia, 11/2010. (from skirmish.01-v) SKIRMISH-N NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from skirmish.01-n)


skirmish (n.)
skirmish (v.)Hostile_encounter


        Arg0-PAG: first or all combatants (vnrole: 36.4-1-Agent)
        Arg1-COM: additional combatants, if separate (vnrole: 36.4-1-co-agent)

Example: merged combatants

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

        Off and on since then, the companies have skirmished in court.

        Argm-tmp: Off and on since then
        Arg0: the companies
        Rel: skirmished
        Argm-loc: in court

Example: separated combatants

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

        John skirmishes with Mary most every day.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: skirmishes
        Arg1: with Mary
        Argm-tmp: most every day