Predicate: gray

Roleset id: gray.01 , (cause to) become gray, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

gray.01: GRAY-V NOTES: Frames file for 'gray' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 45.4. (from gray.01-v predicate notes)


gray (v.)
grey (v.)
graying (j.)
greying (j.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer (vnrole: 45.4-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing becoming gray (vnrole: 45.4-Patient)

Example: ARG0

        The trauma of war not only grayed her prematurely

        Arg0: The trauma of war
        Argm-adv: not only
        Rel: grayed
        Arg1: her
        Argm-tmp: prematurely

Example: graying-j

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle

        HEALTH CLUBS gear up for a graying clientele .

        Rel: graying
        Arg1: clientele

Predicate: gray

Roleset id: gray.02 , be gray in color, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

gray.02: GREY-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on SHARP-j. (from grey.01-j)


grey (j.)
gray (j.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer of grayness
        Arg1-PPT: gray thing

Example: grey-j

        As I noted earlier, Gurov's hair is grey from age.

        Argm-dis: As I noted earlier
        Arg1: Gurov's hair
        Rel: grey
        Arg0: from age