Predicate: personify

Roleset id: personify.01 , to represent a thing or abstraction in the form of a person, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

personify.01: PERSONIFY-V NOTES: Frames file for 'personify' based on Brown ULA. frame by Perryn (from personify.01-v predicate notes)


personify (v.)


        Arg1-PPT: abstraction
        Arg2-PRD: person-form

Example: Power is a person

        To him, law is the command of the sovreign- the English monarch- who-1 personifies the power of the nation...

        Argm-rcl: who-1 personifies the power of the English monarch
        Arg2: *T*-1
        Rel: personifies
        Arg1: The power of the nation