Predicate: harshen

Roleset id: harshen.01 , to make or become harsh, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

harshen.01: HARSHEN-V NOTES: frame by Perryn (from harshen.01-v predicate notes)


harshen (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent, cause of harshening
        Arg1-PPT: thing harshened

Example: Cold Weather

        The cold settled like a tangible pall over the Mile High City, locking it in an icy grip that-1 *T*-1 harshened its outlines and altered its physical appearance.

        ArgM-RCL: that-1 an icy grip
        Arg0: *T*-1
        Rel: harshened
        Arg1: its outlines

Predicate: harsh

Roleset id: harsh.02 , rough, cruel, not gentle, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

harsh.02: HARSH-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT-6. Relation to harshen.01. (from harsh.01-j)


harsh (j.)


        Arg1-PPT: harsh entity
        Arg2-GOL: target of harshness

Example: arg1

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

        and as far as treating enemies , you should be as cold and harsh as a hard winter .

        Arg1: you
        Argm-mod: should
        Argm-cxn: [as] [as a hard winter]
        Rel: harsh

Example: both args

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

        The Treaty of Versailles was harsh on the Germans, ...

        Arg1: The Treaty of Versailles
        Rel: harsh
        Arg2: on the Germans