Predicate: stalk

Roleset id: stalk.01 , walk stiffly, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

stalk.01: STALK-V NOTES: Frames file for 'stalk' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Verbnet entry pit-10.7, in the sense of"take the stalks off something"but I don't think anyone, anywhere, would ever say that. Comparison to 'walk' and 'follow'. (from stalk.01-v predicate notes)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
stalk (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: walker

Example: poor John

        After Mary laughed at him, John stalked away muttering under his breath.

        Argm-TMP: After Mary laughed at him
        Arg0: John
        Rel: stalked
        Argm-DIR: away
        Argm-MNR: muttering under his breath.

Roleset id: stalk.02 , follow stealthily, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

stalk.02: STALK-V NOTES: Frames file for 'stalk' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Verbnet entry pit-10.7, in the sense of"take the stalks off something"but I don't think anyone, anywhere, would ever say that. Comparison to 'walk' and 'follow'. (from stalk.02-v predicate notes) STALKING-N NOTES: (from stalking.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
stalking (n.)
stalk (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: thing following (vnrole: 35.3-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing followed (vnrole: 35.3-Theme)

Example: passivized

        The announcement effectively removes the British government as an impediment to a takeover of the company, which *trace*-1 is being stalked *trace*-1 by General Motors and Ford.

        Rel: stalked
        Arg1: *trace*
        ArgM-RCL: which -> the company
        Arg0: by General Motors and Ford