Predicate: suck

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

Roleset id: suck.01 , to draw something in by or as if by suction, Source: , vncls: 10.4.1-1 39.2-2, framnet:

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: agent, causer (vnrole: 10.4.1-1-Agent, 39.2-2-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity sucked (vnrole: 10.4.1-1-Theme, 39.2-2-Patient)
        Arg2-DIR: source, entity that arg1 is sucked from (vnrole: 10.4.1-1-Source)

Example: transitive

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

        After [*-2] clanging around for an hour or so , the shiny , hot money pours out of the cement chute , where a giant vacuum sucks away the dried mud and burnt wrappers [*T*-1] .

        Arg0: a giant vacuum
        Rel: sucks
        Argm-dir: away
        Arg1: the dried mud and burnt wrappers
        Argm-loc: [*T*-1]
        Argm-rcl: where -> the cement chute

Example: With Arg 2

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

        We may have already sucked much of the juice out of that orange.

        Arg0: we
        Argm-mod: may
        Argm-tmp: already
        Rel: sucked
        Arg1: much of the juice
        Arg2: out of that orange

Roleset id: suck.03 , be bad (at), Source: -, vncls: , framnet: -

suck.03: Added by Julia based on BOLT. No VNcls.

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: untalented/unfavorable entity
        Arg1-PPT: non-talent

Example: Just arg0

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

        Totally allowable in an open primary , but it sucks nonetheless .

        Arg0: it
        Rel: sucks
        Argm-adv: nonetheless

Example: Both args

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

        The US Sucks at Olympic Lifting.

        Arg0: The US
        Rel: sucks
        Arg1: at Olympic Lifting


Predicate: suck_up

Roleset id: suck.02 , suck_up: deal with an unpleasant or undesireable situation, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

suck.02: predicate added by Arrick

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: one who must endure the situation
        Arg1-PPT: thing sucked up

Example: transitive

        ...[the prosecutors]-1 have *-1 to just suck it up and be depressed

        Arg0: *-1
        Rel: [suck] [up]
        Arg1: it

Roleset id: suck.04 , brown-nose, Source: -, vncls: , framnet: -

suck.04: Added by Julia based on BOLT. No VNcls.

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: brown noser
        Arg1-PPT: entity sucked up to

Example: with PRP

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

        they passed a bill , and Christie the Hutt decides he 's stull sucking up to be RomBot 's running mate .

        Arg0: he
        Argm-tmp: still
        Rel: [suckin] [up]
        Argm-prp: to be RomBot 's running mate