Roleset id: smother.01 , make it hard to breathe, Source: , vncls: , framnet: smother.01: SMOTHER-V NOTES: Member of VNcls fill-9.8, poison-42.2, subjugate-42.3. Updated by Julia, 11/2010. (from smother.01-v)
Arg0-CAU: cause of difficult breathing (vnrole: 9.8-Agent, 42.2-Agent, 42.3-Agent)
Arg1-GOL: thing becoming smothered (vnrole: 9.8-Destination, 42.2-Patient, 42.3-Patient)
Arg2-MNR: instrument, if agent is also present (vnrole: 9.8-Theme, 42.2-Instrument, 42.3-Instrument)
person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle
He said Jaguar-1 ``shouldn't be smothered *trace*-1 by anyone else,'' recalled one participant.
Arg0: by anyone else
Example: odd instrument
person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full
Seeing all those millions in action, I was just so relieved that Ms. Gruberova, gawky thing that she is, didn't accidentally smother herself in a drape.
Arg0: Ms. Gruberova, gawky thing that she is,
Arg2: in a drape
Example: ARG0 and ARG1 and ARG2
The First World has for some time had the bad habit of smothering other people 's economies with this kind of unfocused kindness .
Arg0: The First World
Arg1: other people 's economies
Arg2: with this kind of unfocused kindness