Predicate: leaven

Roleset id: leaven.01 , make rise by adding leaven, permeate with something to cause a change, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

leaven.01: LEAVEN-V NOTES: Hand-corrected by Claire. (from leaven.01-v)


leaven (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: baker, agent adding leaven or other ingredient (vnrole: 9.9-Agent)
        Arg1-GOL: bread, thing receiving leaven or being permeated (vnrole: 9.9-Destination)
        Arg2-PPT: leaven itself, type of leaven, thing added to permeate (vnrole: 9.9-Theme)

Example: Permeate, metaphorical leavening

        But she leavened her scolding with humor and self-deprecation.

        Argm-dis: But
        Arg0: she
        Rel: leavened
        Arg1: her scolding
        Arg2: with humor and self-deprecation

Example: Leavening bread

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

        She leavened them with beef marrow, and they were light as feathers.

        Arg0: She
        Rel: leavened
        Arg1: them
        Arg2: with beef marrow