Predicate: chip

Roleset id: chip.01 , break off small pieces, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

chip.01: CHIP-V NOTES: Frames file for 'chip' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. Verbnet entries break-45.1 carve-21.2-1 cut-21.1, other framed members include break, quash, and probably some others like 'cut'. Comparison with 'break'. (from chip.01-v predicate notes)


chip (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: breaker (vnrole: 21.1-1-agent, 40.8.3-1-1-experiencer, 45.1-agent, 21.2-1-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing broken (vnrole: 21.1-1-patient, 40.8.3-1-1-patient, 45.1-patient, 21.2-1-patient)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument (vnrole: 21.1-1-instrument, 45.1-instrument, 21.2-1-instrument)
        Arg3-PRD: pieces

Example: transitive, sorta

        [He]-1 spent most of his career formulating marketing strategies, but became best-known for *trace*-1 chipping away at ad agency compensation.

        Arg0: *trace*-1
        Rel: chipping
        Argm-mnr: away
        Arg1: at ad agency compensation

Example: more args

        John chipped pieces off the honkin' huge block-o-chocolate with a sledgehammer.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: chipped
        Arg3: pieces
        Arg1: off the honkin' huge block-o-chocolate
        Arg2: with a sledgehammer

Predicate: chip_in

Roleset id: chip_in.02 , contribute, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

chip_in.02: CHIP_IN-V NOTES: (from chip.02-v)


chip_in (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: contributor
        Arg1-PPT: thing contributed
        Arg2-GOL: contributed to

Example: With contributor and contributed only

        Chen frets about the way *0* the media has focused on him alone, whennumerous other individuals are also involved *, all chipping in what theycan.

        Arg0: All
        Rel: [chipping] [in]
        Arg1: what they can