Predicate: shovel

Roleset id: shovel.01 , throw out, as with a shovel, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

shovel.01: SHOVEL-V NOTES: Framed by Neville based on brown. VerbNet class wipe_instr-10.4.2-1, funnel-9.3-2. Updated by Julia, 11/2010. (from shovel.01-v)


shovel (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent, shoveler (vnrole: 10.4.2-1-agent, 9.3-1-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: theme, thing being shoveled (vnrole: 10.4.2-1-theme, 9.3-1-theme)

Example: transitive

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

        Clerks and postmasters [*ICH*-2] shoveled muck out of their offices -- [thosewho still had offices]-2 -- and wondered how to move the mail ..

        Arg0: Clerks and postmasters [*ICH*-2]
        Rel: shoveled
        Arg1: muck
        Argm-dir: out of their offices