Predicate: yap

Roleset id: yap.01 , to bark or speak sharply, shrilly, or snappishly, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

yap.01: YAP-V NOTES: Frames file for 'yap' based on Verbnet entry animal_sounds-38, manner_speaking-37.3.frame by Perryn (from yap.01-v) YAPPING-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT, yap.01. Corresponds to VNcls animal_sounds-38, manner_speaking-37.3. (from yapping.01-n)


yapping (n.)
yap (v.)Make_noise


        Arg0-PAG: yapper (vnrole: 38-agent, 37.3-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: utterance, yap (vnrole: 38-theme, 37.3-topic)
        Arg2-GOL: hearer (vnrole: 38-recipient, 37.3-recipient)

Example: Puppy

        John's dog yaps at squirrels.

        Arg0: John's dog
        Rel: yaps
        Argm-gol: at squirrels

Example: arg0

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

        Yet , for all of Watts yapping , none of this changes the fact that the warming continues , and differant agencies have better accuracy in some places than others , depending on the methods used .

        Arg0: Watts
        Rel: yapping

Example: args 0, 1

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

        He completely overlooked it and kept up his yapping that she doesn't really know EJ.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: yapping
        Arg1: that she doesn't really know EJ