Predicate: bowl

Roleset id: bowl.01 , throw heavy balls at pins, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bowl.01: BOWL-V NOTES: Frames file for 'bowl' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 51.3.2. I'm not sure how that fits. (from bowl.01-v predicate notes) BOWLING-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT. No VNcls. (from bowling.01-n)


bowling (n.)
bowl (v.)


        Arg0-PPT: bowler (not the hat) (vnrole: 51.3.2-2-theme)

Example: strike!

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

        The survey reported the number of people who said they bowl regularly has fallen to just 8% from 17% in 1981.

        Arg0: they
        Rel: bowl
        Argm-tmp: regularly

Example: just arg0

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

        The Kiwi batsmen have performed consistently but their bowling has been a cause of concern.

        Arg0: their
        Rel: bowling

Predicate: bowl_over

Roleset id: bowl_over.02 , astonish, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bowl_over.02: BOWL_OVER-V NOTES: (from bowl.02-v)


bowl_over (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer of astonishment (vnrole: 51.3.2-2-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: astonished entity (vnrole: 51.3.2-2-theme)

Example: basic

        Callie had been bowled over by the gift

        Arg1: Callie
        Rel: bowled over
        Arg0: by the gift