Predicate: drum

Roleset id: drum.02 , make drumming noise, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

drum.02: DRUM-V NOTES: VN updated by Julia. Member of Vncls hit-18.1-1, crane-40.3.2. (from drum.02-v)


drum (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: agentive drummer (vnrole: 18.1-1-Agent, 40.3.2-Agent)
        Arg1-MNR: instrument (vnrole: 18.1-1-Instrument, 40.3.2-Patient)
        Arg2-PPT: drum surface (vnrole: 18.1-1-Patient)

Example: drum-v: all args

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

        Mary drummed her fingers on her desk.

        Arg0: Mary
        Rel: drummed
        Arg1: her fingers
        Arg2: on her desk

Example: drum-v: arg1 as subject

        person: third,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: participle

        Mary's fingers drummed on the desk.

        Arg1: Mary's fingers
        Rel: drummed
        Arg2: on the desk

Predicate: drum_up

Roleset id: drum_up.01 , gather, bring about, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

drum_up.01: DRUM_UP-V NOTES: Frames file for 'drum' based on sentences in the financial subcorpus. No comparison. (from drum.01-v predicate notes)


drum_up (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: gatherer, agent
        Arg1-PPT: thing brought about

Example: transitive

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

        Illinois , for instance , currently has under investigation 10 of the 30 companies drumming up funds for charities soliciting there .

        Arg0: the 30 companies
        Rel: [ drumming] [ up]
        Arg1: funds for charities soliciting there