Predicate: contort

Roleset id: contort.01 , bend into shapes, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

contort.01: CONTORT-V NOTES: Automatically created based on framefiles: fold (26.5) (from contort.01-v predicate notes)


contort (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer of contortion (vnrole: 26.5-Agent)
        Arg1-VSP: material contorted (vnrole: 26.5-Material)
        Arg2-PRD: resulting shape that arg1 is contorted into (vnrole: 26.5-Product)

Example: All arguments

        She contorted her face into a look of disgust and scooted away.

        Arg0: She
        Rel: contorted
        Arg1: her face
        Arg2: into a look of disgust

Example: No end result/shape mentioned

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

        He was contorting the whole idea of a videogame to make his concept work.

        Arg0: He
        Rel: contorting
        Arg1: the whole idea of a videogame
        Argm-prp: to make his concept work