Predicate: clamp

Roleset id: clamp.01 , attach firmly, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

clamp.01: CLAMP-V NOTES: Based on fiancial subcorpus. Member of VNcls tape-22.4. (from clamp.01-v)


clamp (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: attacher, agent causing attachment (vnrole: 22.4-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: first thing being clamped (vnrole: 22.4-1-Patient)
        Arg2-PPT: second thing, clamped to what (vnrole: 22.4-1-co-patient)

Example: from the corpus

        ``He has clamped on their ankle like a pit bull,'' says Paul Leming, a vice president with Morgan Stanley& Co.

        Arg0: He
        Rel: clamped
        Arg1: on their ankle
        Argm-mnr: like a pit bull

Example: two explicit things being clamped

        John clamped his finger to the board.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: clamped
        Arg1: his finger
        Arg2: to the board