Predicate: bite

bite: Frames file for 'bite' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus.

Roleset id: bite.01 , to cut or tear with or as if with the teeth, Source: , vncls: 18.2 40.8.3-2, framnet:

Roles:

        Arg0-: biter, agent (vnrole: 18.2-Agent, 40.8.3-2-Experiencer)
        Arg1-PPT: entity bitten (vnrole: 18.2-Patient, 40.8.3-2-Patient)

Example: arbitrary subject

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

        Says [*ICH*-1] another lawyer : `` The practice of law is a matter of [*] biting one 's lip when you live in a small community [*T*-2] .

        Arg0: [*]
        Rel: biting
        Arg1: one 's lip
        Argm-tmp: when you live in a small community [*T*-2]

Example: transitive

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

        He bites it , scowls and throws it down . ``

        Arg0: He
        Rel: bites
        Arg1: it

Example: intransitive

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

        Not surprisingly , he sometimes bites .

        Argm-adv: Not surprisingly
        Arg0: he
        Argm-tmp: sometimes
        Rel: bites

Example: passive

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

        When it comes to money [*T*-1] : Once [*-3] bitten [*-2] , [*] 2,000 times shy .

        Argm-tmp: Once
        Rel: bitten
        Arg1: [*-3]