Predicate: overheat

Roleset id: overheat.01 , (cause to) get overly hot, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

overheat.01: OVERHEAT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'overheat' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry cooking 45.3 (fits one type of usage of this roleset). (from overheat.01-v predicate notes)


overheat (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent (rare) (vnrole: 45.3-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: hot thing (vnrole: 45.3-Patient)

Example: adjectival

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

        The economy's slowdown is due only partly to the austerity program launched in September 1988 to cool an overheated economy and tame inflation.

        Rel: overheated
        Arg1: economy

Example: unaccusative

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

        And unlike 1987, [the economy]-1 doesn't appear [*-1]to be in any danger of overheating.

        Arg1: [*-1]
        Rel: overheating

Example: agentive

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

        John overheated the pan and burnt his pancakes.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: overheated
        Arg1: the pan