Predicate: roam

Roleset id: roam.01 , move over a wide area, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

roam.01: ROAM-V NOTES: Frames file for 'roam' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 51.3.2, Framenet entry Self motion. (from roam.01-v predicate notes)


roam (v.)


        Arg0-PPT: entity in motion (vnrole: 51.3.2-1-Theme)
        Arg1-LOC: range, wide area (vnrole: 51.3.2-1-Location)

Example: jackals?

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

        Jackals roam the streets at night, and gemsbok, hardy antelope with long straight horns, wander in from the desert to drink from water sprinklers.

        Arg0: Jackals
        Rel: roam
        Arg1: the streets
        ArgM-TMP: at night