Predicate: stopper

Roleset id: stopper.01 , put a stopper on, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

stopper.01: STOPPER-V NOTES: Automatically created based on 'feather'. Hand-corrected by Claire. Member of VNcls butter-9.9. (from stopper.01-v)


stopper (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent, person placing stopper (vnrole: 9.9-Agent)
        Arg1-GOL: bottle, location/entity stopped-up (vnrole: 9.9-Destination)
        Arg2-PPT: stopper itself (vnrole: 9.9-Theme)

Example: All arguments, unusual stopper

        They stoppered this abyss with a sparkling, life-giving river.

        Arg0: They
        Rel: stoppered
        Arg1: this abyss
        Arg2: with a sparkling, life-giving river

Example: Passive, descriptive

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

        When the bottles are half filled with the media, [they]-1 are stoppered *-1 with cotton- wool and the top-end is wrapped with paper.

        Argm-tmp: When the bottles are half filled with the media
        Rel: stoppered
        Arg1: *-1
        Arg2: with cotton-wool