Predicate: decorate

Roleset id: decorate.01 , put on decorations, putting decorations on something, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

decorate.01: DECORATE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'decorate' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entries 9.8, 25.3, Framenet entry Adorning. (from decorate.01-v predicate notes) DECORATION-N NOTES: Roleset based on BOLT DF-07. Framed by Claire. (from decoration.01-n)


decorate (v.)
decoration (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: decorator (vnrole: 9.8-Agent, 25.3-Agent)
        Arg1-GOL: thing decorated (vnrole: 9.8-Destination, 25.3-Destination)
        Arg2-PPT: decorations (vnrole: 9.8-Theme, 25.3-Theme)

Example: passive as verb

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        The spaghetti is made by the Al Ghazel Macaroni Co. in Bethlehem and is marketed in [a package]-1 decorated *trace*-1 with green, black, red and white stripes.

        Rel: decorated
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg2: with green, black, red and white stripes

Example: passive as adjective

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

        Linda and Michael (Ms. Close and Mr. Woods), who seem to be pushing 40, live in a large and tastefully decorated home in suburban Seattle.

        ArgM-MNR: tastefully
        Rel: decorated
        Arg1: home

Example: ARG0 and ARG1

        They are encouraging modern men to take practical steps to " decorate " themselves .

        Arg0: modern men
        Rel: decorate
        Arg1: themselves

Example: All arguments

        ... how intrigued and impressed Kathryn and I were at her unique, attractive decoration of the dining table with ordinary, simple breadfruit leaves.

        Arg0: her
        Argm-adj: unique
        Argm-adj: attractive
        Rel: decoration
        Arg1: of the dining table
        Arg2: with ordinary, simple breadfruit leaves.