Predicate: scavenge

Roleset id: scavenge.01 , search, seek like a scavenger, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

scavenge.01: SCAVENGE-V NOTES: Comparison to 'search.' Member of VNcls search-35.2. (from scavenge.01-v)


scavenge (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: searcher (vnrole: 35.2-Agent)
        Arg1-LOC: Area scavenged (vnrole: 35.2-Location)
        Arg2-PPT: searched for (vnrole: 35.2-Theme)

Example: All Arguments

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

        During speed-dating, John scavenged the room for love.

        Argm-tmp: During speed-dating
        Arg0: John
        Rel: scavenged
        Arg1: the room
        Arg2: for love

Example: all args

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

        We, the 13 adults, lazed around the fire, which was blazing from the logs that-1 we 'd scavenged *trace*-1 in the grounds.

        Arg0: we
        Rel: scavenged
        Arg2: *trace*-1 (= that)
        Argm-slc: that -> the logs
        Arg1: in the grounds