Predicate: court

Roleset id: court.01 , pursue (romantically), Source: , vncls: , framnet:

court.01: COURT-V NOTES: Many adjuncts of manner here. (from court.01-v)


court (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: suitor (vnrole: 36.2-Agent)
        Arg1-COM: courted (vnrole: 36.2-co-agent)

Example: romantically?

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle

        All foreign markets are aggressively courting U.S. business.

        Arg0: All foreign markets
        ArgM-MNR: aggressively
        Rel: courting
        Arg1: U.S. business

Example: semi-idiomatic: courting disaster

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

        The danger that [Ms. Bogart]-1 seems *trace*-1 to be courting *trace* here is one of obfuscation rather than rejuvenation, a vision so at odds with the playwright's that the two points of view nullify, rather than illuminate, each other.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: courting
        Arg1: *trace*
        ArgM-RCL: that -> The danger
        ArgM-LOC: here