Predicate: buffet

Roleset id: buffet.01 , pelt, throw lots of things at someone, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

buffet.01: BUFFET-V NOTES: I actually doubt any agent will ever appear. (from buffet.01-v)


buffet (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: thrower (vnrole: 17.2-Agent)
        Arg1-GOL: victim (vnrole: 17.2-Destination)
        Arg2-PPT: things thrown (vnrole: 17.2-Theme)

Example: always passive with instrument?

        [The government]-1, already buffeted *trace*-1 by high interest rates and a slowing economy, has been badly hurt by last week's shake-up in Mrs. Thatcher's cabinet.

        ArgM-TMP: already
        Rel: buffeted
        Arg1: *trace*-1
        Arg2: by high interest rates and a slowing economy