Predicate: engross

Roleset id: engross.01 , entrance, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

engross.01: ENGROSS-V NOTES: Frame by Claire (from engross.01-v)


engross (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: Engrosser (vnrole: 31.1-stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: Engrossed (vnrole: 31.1-experiencer)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument, when separate from arg0

Example: Passive, with preposition

        In a moment they-1 were both engrossed *-1 in a game of hearts.

        Argm-tmp: In a moment
        Rel: engrossed
        Arg1: *-1
        Arg0: in a game of hearts

Example: verbal

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        John engrossed Mary with his Kung-Fu practice.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: engrossed
        Arg1: Mary
        Arg2: with his Kung-Fu practice