Predicate: pester

Roleset id: pester.01 , to bother, harass, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

pester.01: PESTER-V NOTES: Frames file for 'pester' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from pester.01-v predicate notes)


pester (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer (vnrole: 31.1-Stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: person pestered (vnrole: 31.1-Experiencer)

Example: passive

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

        [*-2]-1 Pestered [*-1]by bosses , brokers , clients and media people and pushed [*-1] by their own egos , [Wall Street economists] -2 are forecasting about everything from broad economic trends to the dinkiest monthly indicator .

        Rel: Pestered
        Arg1: [*-1]
        Arg0: by bosses , brokers , clients and media people