Predicate: bestrew

Roleset id: bestrew.01 , to cover, scatter about a surface, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bestrew.01: BESTREW-V NOTES: Hand-corrected by Claire (from bestrew.01-v)


bestrew (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: scatterer (vnrole: 9.8-Agent)
        Arg1-GOL: surface bestrewn with something (vnrole: 9.8-Destination)
        Arg2-PPT: thing scattered, bestrewn on arg1 (vnrole: 9.8-Theme)

Example: All arguments

        She bestrewed the grave with flowers.

        Arg0: She
        Rel: bestrewed
        Arg1: the grave
        Arg2: with flowers

Example: All arguments

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

        He bestrewed the earth with countless men and women.

        Arg0: He
        Rel: bestrewed
        Arg1: the earth
        Arg2: with countless men and women