Predicate: sow

Roleset id: sow.01 , to scatter seed for growing, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

sow.01: SOW-V NOTES: Based on WSJ. Member of VNcls spray-9.7-1. (from sow.01-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
sow (v.)Placing Filling
sowing (n.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: farmer, sower (vnrole: 9.7-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: seed, entity sowed (vnrole: 9.7-1-Theme)

Example: sow-v: transitive

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

        They sow a row of male-fertile plants [*ICH*-1] nearby , [which then pollinate the male-sterile plants]-1 .

        Arg0: They
        Rel: sow
        Arg1: a row of male-fertile plants [*ICH*-1]
        Argm-loc: nearby

Example: sow-v: with manner adverbial

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

        But he and his chief financial officer , John Pope , sowed some of the seeds for the deal 's failure by insisting banks accept low financing fees and interest rates , while they invested in the transaction only a small fraction of the $ 114.3 million [*U*] they stoodto gain from sale of their UAL stock and options .

        Arg0: he and his chief financial officer , John Pope ,
        Rel: sowed
        Arg1: some of the seeds for the deal 's failure
        Argm-mnr: by insisting banks accept low financing fees and interest rates , while they invested in the transaction only a small fraction of the $ 114.3 million [*U*] they stoodto gain from sale of their UAL stock and options