Predicate: shortcircuit

Roleset id: shortcircuit.01 , cut-off or aviod standard procedure, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

shortcircuit.01: SHORTCIRCUIT-V NOTES: Frame file created by Arrick based on ebc. Member of Vncls other_cos-45.4. (from shortcircuit.01-v)


shortcircuit (v.)
short-circuit (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent or cause
        Arg1-PPT: thing shortciruited

Example: transitive

        But now it looks like we may shortciruit that.

        Arg0: we
        Argm-mod: may
        Rel: shortcircuit
        Arg1: that

Example: usually ergative

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

        When the swaying of the building woke me up, I reasoned that a) I was in Southern California; b) the bed was moving; c) it must be a Magic Fingers bed that-1 [*T*-1] had short-circuited.

        Arg1: [*T*-1] (= that)
        Argm-slc: that -> a Magic Fingers bed
        Rel: short-circuited