Predicate: snag

Roleset id: snag.01 , get, capture, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

snag.01: SNAG-V NOTES: Based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from snag.01-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
snag (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: capturer
        Arg1-PPT: captured
        Arg2-MNR: instrument, hook

Example: quasi-agentive

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: perfect,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        The employees also said [the project]-1 may have been snagged *trace*-1 by budgetary concerns.

        Argm-mod: may
        Rel: snagged
        Arg1: *trace*-1
        Arg0: by budgetary concerns

Example: locative instrument

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        But [the effort]-1 became snagged *trace*-1 on the question of what would become of other issues, ranging from cutting the capital-gains tax to child care to repeal of catastrophic-illness insurance.

        Argm-dis: But
        Rel: snagged
        Arg1: *trace*-1
        Arg2: on the question of what would become of other issues, ranging from cutting the capital-gains tax to child care to repeal of catastrophic-illness insurance

Example: different kind of instrument

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        [The deficit-reduction bill]-1 became snagged *trace*-1 over efforts to streamline the House version of the legislation in advance of a House-Senate conference.

        Rel: snagged
        Arg1: *trace*-1
        Arg2: over efforts to streamline the House version of the legislation in advance of a House-Senate conference

Example: more obviously capture

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        John snagged the frisbee out of mid-air with his teeth.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: snagged
        Arg1: the frisbee
        Argm-loc: out of mid-air
        Arg2: with his teeth