Predicate: repent

Roleset id: repent.01 , regret, feel penitence, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

repent.01: REPENT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'repent' based on sentences in Webtext 2.5-2. No VerbNet entry. Comparison to 'regret.' (from repent.01-v predicate notes)


repent (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: repenter
        Arg1-PPT: thing regretted, shameful act
        Arg2-GOL: listener, repent to whom?

Example: Intransitive

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

        Only then did he repent, and he thought of how worthy Dingxiang was.

        Argm-tmp: only then
        Arg0: he
        Rel: repent

Example: ARG2 and ARG1

        But you have not repented to her for breaking your word.

        Argm-dis: But
        Arg0: you
        Argm-neg: not
        Rel: repented
        Arg2: to her
        Arg1: for breaking your word.