Predicate: shop

Roleset id: shop.01 , look for something to buy, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

shop.01: SHOP-V NOTES: Comparison with other verbs-of-trade. 'Tis the season! Member of Vncls search-35.2. (from shop.01-v) SHOPPING-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on shop-v.01. Corresponds to Vncls search-35.2. (from shopping.01-n)


shopping (n.)Shopping
shop (v.)Shopping


        arg2 added based on corpus examples, VN. (from shopping.01-n)
        Arg0-PAG: shopper (vnrole: 35.2-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing sought (vnrole: 35.2-theme)
        Arg2-LOC: store/seller (vnrole: 35.2-location)
        Arg3-GOL: beneficiary

Example: intransitive

        The number of people who said they-1 were more likely *trace*-1 to shop at Sears...

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: shop
        Arg2: at Sears

Example: ARG3

        he was shopping for a ring for his fiancee.

        Arg0: he
        Rel: shopping
        Arg1: for a ring
        Arg3: for his fiancee.

Example: arg1

        one-stop shopping for takeover finance

        Argm-mnr: one-stop
        Rel: shopping
        Arg1: for takeover finance

Example: arg0 and PRP

        Dealers said the market was supported to some extent by ... shopping by market - makers to cover internal requirements for selected stocks in the 100 - share index .

        Rel: shopping
        Arg0: by market-makers
        Argm-prp: to cover internal requirements for selected stocks in the 100-share index

Example: args 0 and 2

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

        She thought back to her shopping at the grocery store.

        Arg0: her
        Rel: shopping
        Arg2: at the grocery store

Roleset id: shop.02 , try to sell, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

shop.02: SHOP-V NOTES: This usage is totally alien to me, but WSJ seems quite fond of it. Idon't know if args 3, 4 will appear. (from shop.02-v)


shop (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: Seller
        Arg1-PPT: Thing Sold
        Arg2-GOL: Buyer
        Arg3-PRP: Price Paid
        Arg4-GOL: Benefactive

Example: with commodity and buyer

        Some think [Columbia's thrift, which now is seeking a new chief operating officer,]-1 might be capitalized at, say $300 million, and shopped *trace*-1 to a commercial bank that wants a California presence.

        Argm-mod: might
        Rel: shopped
        Arg1: *trace*
        Arg2: to a commercial bank that wants a California presence