Predicate: animate

Roleset id: animate.01 , cartoons, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

animate.01: ANIMATE-V NOTES: Member of Vncls other_cos-45.4. (from animate.01-v) ANIMATION-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT. (from animation.01-n)


animate (v.)
animation (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: animator (prob. rare) (vnrole: 45.4-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: cartoon (vnrole: 45.4-Patient)

Example: adjectival

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

        The days may be numbered for animated shows featuring Alf, the Karate Kid and the Chipmunks.

        Rel: animated
        Arg1: shows

Example: both args

        person: third,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: participle

        He animated Monstro the whale in Pinocchio.

        Arg0: he
        Rel: animated
        Arg1: monstro the whale in Pinocchio

Roleset id: animate.02 , be lively, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

animate.02: ANIMATE-V NOTES: No Vncls. (from animate.02-v)


animate (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: cause, emotion
        Arg1-PPT: lively thing

Example: verbal

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

        A lively intellect animates John's features.

        Arg0: A lively intellect
        Rel: animates
        Arg1: John's features