Predicate: shave

Roleset id: shave.01 , to cut, cutting, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

shave.01: SHAVE-V NOTES: Member of Vncls wipe_manner-10.4.1, dress-41.1.1, floss-41.2.1. Updated by Julia, 11/2010. (from shave.01-v) SHAVING-N NOTES: (from shaving.01-n)


shaving (n.)
shave (v.)Grooming Removing


        Arg0-PAG: agent, cutter (vnrole: 10.4.1-Agent, 41.1.1-Agent, 41.2.1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing or amount cut (vnrole: 10.4.1-Theme, 41.1.1-Patient, 41.2.1-Patient)
        Arg2-DIR: source (vnrole: 10.4.1-Source)
        Arg3-MNR: instrument (vnrole: 41.2.1-Instrument)

Example: with direction

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

        *PRO*-1 Shaving away some of the gain in that unit was [a decline in U.S. oil production to 502,000 barrels of oil a day during the quarter from 527,000 barrels a day last year]-1 .

        Arg0: *PRO*-1
        Rel: Shaving
        Argm-dir: away
        Arg1: some of the gain in that unit

Example: with Arg2

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

        Some weeks when her supermarket runs a double-coupon promotion , she boasts that she shaves $ 22 [*U*] off her bill .

        Arg0: she
        Rel: shaves
        Arg1: $ 22 [*U*]
        Arg2: off her bill

Example: transitive

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle

        It attracts people with funny hair ( or with no hair -- in front of me a girl with spiked locks sat beside a boy who-1 [*T*-1] had shaved his ) .

        Arg0: [*T*-1] (= who)
        Argm-slc: who -> a boy
        Rel: shaved
        Arg1: his

Example: Arg0,1

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

        Their shaving away some of their profits because of illegal dumping got their stockholders' attention in the worst possible way.

        Arg0: Their
        Rel: shaving
        Argm-dir: away
        Arg1: some of their profits
        Argm-cau: because of illegal dumping