Predicate: snack

Roleset id: snack.01 , eat snack, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

snack.01: SNACK-V NOTES: Frames file for 'snack' based on sentences in ectb2, by Jena. Verbnet entry dine-39.5, comparison with 'eat'. (from snack.01-v) SNACKING-N NOTES: snack.01 (from snacking.01-n)


snack (v.)Ingestion
snacking (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: eater (vnrole: 39.5-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: food (vnrole: 39.5-Patient)


        They-1 could also opt *-1 to snack on steamed buns or stuffed dumplings.

        Arg0: *-1
        Rel: snack
        Arg1: on steamed buns or stuffed dumplings

Example: Arg0,1

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

        His snacking on multiple bags of popcorn every day left him extremely sick and short of breath, his lungs deteriorated by bronchiolitis obliterans, a potentially fatal lung disease.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: snacking
        Arg1: on multiple bags of popcorn
        Argm-tmp: every day