Predicate: dial

Roleset id: dial.01 , to call on a telephone, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

dial.01: DIAL-V NOTES: Frames file for 'dial' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from dial.01-v predicate notes)


dial (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: entity dialing, agent
        Arg1-PPT: dialed number

Example: transitive

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: gerund

        When [a caller]-2 reaches Telelawyer by [*-2]dialing 900-TELELAW [*T*-1] , a receptionist refers the call to one of six attorneys .

        Arg0: [*-2]
        Rel: dialing
        Arg1: 900-TELELAW