Predicate: engrave

Roleset id: engrave.01 , carve, inscribe, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

engrave.01: ENGRAVE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'engrave' based on sentences in wsj. No access to verbnet at the moment. (from engrave.01-v predicate notes)


engrave (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: engraver (vnrole: 25.1-Agent)
        Arg1-GOL: thing engraved (vnrole: 25.1-Destination)
        Arg2-PPT: inscription (vnrole: 25.1-Theme)

Example: passive

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

        One Colombian drug boss, upon hearing in 1987 that Gen. Noriega was negotiating with the U.S. to abandon his command for a comfortable exile, sent him [a hand-sized mahogany coffin]-1 engraved [*]-1 with his name.

        Rel: engraved
        Arg1: [*]
        Arg2: with his name