Predicate: decay

Roleset id: decay.01 , rot, become unwholesome, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

decay.01: DECAY-V NOTES: Frames file for 'decay' based on sentences in brown. (from decay.01-v predicate notes)


decay (v.)


        Arg0-PPT: thing decaying (vnrole: 45.5-patient)

Example: pretty easy

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

        Parents are often concerned that orthodontic appliances may cause teeth to decay.

        Arg0: teeth
        Rel: decay