Predicate: fracture

Roleset id: fracture.01 , break, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

fracture.01: FRACTURE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'fracture' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entries 45.1 40.8.3; Framenet entries Cause harm and Cause to fragment. (from fracture.01-v predicate notes)


fracture (v.)
fractured (j.)


        Arg0-PAG: breaker (vnrole: 40.8.3-1-1-Experiencer, 45.1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: broken (vnrole: 40.8.3-1-1-Patient, 45.1-Patient)

Example: fracture-v: active

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

        Mr. Maynard recently fell from a horse and fractured his arm.

        Arg0: Mr. Maynard
        ArgM-TMP: recently
        Rel: fractured
        Arg1: his arm

Example: fractured-j

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

        But if the opposition remains fractured, the Congress (I) could win a small majority, or lead a coalition government.v

        Arg1: the opposition
        Rel: fractured