Predicate: slant

Roleset id: slant.01 , (cause to) not be level, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

slant.01: SLANT-V NOTES: Member of VNcls meander-47.7, addict-96. (from slant.01-v)


slant (v.)Path_shape Motion_directional


        Arg0-PAG: causer of slant (vnrole: 96-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: unlevel thing (vnrole: 47.7-Theme, 96-Patient)

Example: with cause

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

        In another approach to the same procedure, the content of thereadings is analyzed so as to see how-3 [the particular medium]-2 is likely[*-2]to slant her statements [*T*-3].

        Arg0: [*-2] (= the particular medium)
        Rel: slant
        Arg1: her statements
        Argm-mnr: [*T*-3] (= how)

Example: ARG1

        When the wind sends a fine driving rain slanting across the water , are you still unwilling to forgo the pleasure of sea angling ?

        Arg1: a fine driving rain
        Rel: slanting
        Argm-dir: across the water