Predicate: hobble

Roleset id: hobble.01 , walk as if feet tied together, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

hobble.01: HOBBLE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'hobble' based on sentences in financial subcorpus andautomatic expansion via verbnet. (from hobble.01-v predicate notes)


hobble (v.)


        Arg0-PPT: walker (vnrole: 51.3.2-2-theme)
        Arg1-LOC: path (vnrole: 51.3.2-2-location)
        Arg2-GOL: destination

Example: hobble-v: with direction

        A good number decide it's not worth it and hobble for home.

        Arg0: A good number
        Rel: hobble
        Arg2: for home

Example: hobble-v: with path

        I saw the gnarled, stooped, feathery, grizzled, salty old sea dog hobble across die beach.

        Arg0: the gnarled, stooped, feathery, grizzled, salty old sea dog
        Rel: hobble
        Arg1: across die beach

Roleset id: hobble.02 , tie the feet of, metaphorically 'hinder', Source: , vncls: , framnet:

hobble.02: HOBBLE-V NOTES: It's easy to see how the two senses are related; nevertheless theyshould be distinguished. (from hobble.02-v)


hobble (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: tier, hinderer
        Arg1-PPT: tied, hindered
        Arg2-MNR: rope, instrument

Example: agent or instrument subject?

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle

        Dealing with the sales this month could be particularly challenging because almost every problem that *trace* has hobbled the program in the past is popping up again.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Argm-rcl: that -> almost every problem
        Rel: hobbled
        Arg1: the program
        Argm-tmp: in the past

Example: ARG2

        Someone hobbled him with a leather cord.

        Arg0: Someone
        Rel: hobbled
        Arg1: him
        Arg2: with a leather cord.