Predicate: sew

Roleset id: sew.01 , attach with thread, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

sew.01: SEW-V NOTES: Based on WSJ. Member of Vncls shake-22.3-2, spray-9.7-1. (from sew.01-v)


sew (v.)Attaching


        Arg0-PAG: agent, entity causing two objects to be attached (vnrole: 22.3-2-Agent, 9.7-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: patient, thing being sewn (vnrole: 22.3-2-Patient, 9.7-1-Theme)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument, thread
        Arg3-PRD: attribute of arg1, end state

Example: ARG0 and ARG1 and ARG3 and ARG2

        I then sat and sewed them together with thin strips of hide cut from the shirt.

        Arg0: I
        Argm-tmp: then
        Rel: sewed
        Arg1: them
        Arg3: together
        Arg2: with thin strips of hide cut from the shirt.

Roleset id: sew.02 , create clothes by sewing, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

sew.02: SEW-V NOTES: Based on WSJ. Member of Vncls build-26.1. (from sew.02-v)


sew (v.)


        Args 1,2 and 4 do not appear to be able to occur all together. (from sew.02-v)
        Arg0-PAG: builder (vnrole: 26.1-Agent)
        Arg1-PRD: construction (vnrole: 26.1-Product)
        Arg2-VSP: material, start state (vnrole: 26.1-Material)
        Arg4-PRD: end state (vnrole: 26.1-Product)

Example: ARG0 and ARG1 and ARG2

        the parents sent the three children — then 15, 13 and 11 — away from home in Hama Province with about $425 and [a tent]-1 sewed *trace*-1 out of Chinese rice sacks.

        Rel: [a
        Arg1: tent]-1
        Arg2: sewed *trace*-1 out of Chinese

Predicate: sew_up

Roleset id: sew_up.03 , make secure, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

sew_up.03: SEW_UP-V NOTES: No Vncls. (from sew.03-v)


sew_up (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: entity making something secure
        Arg1-PPT: thing made secure

Example: automatically generated

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

        `` They do n't want Japan to monopolize the region and sew it up , '' says Chong-sik Lee , professor of East Asian politics at the University of Pennsylvania .

        Arg0: Japan
        Rel: [ sew] [ up]
        Arg1: it